On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1983

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Marvis Frazier in 1 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Soyuz T-9 returns to Earth, 149 days after take-off
  • Syria & Saudi Arabia announce cease-fire in PLO civil war in Tripoli

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Chestnut, American champion competitive eater
  • Kirsty Crawford, Scottish pop singer-songwriter (Pop Idol), born in Glasgow

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Dolin [Sydney Francis Patrick Chippendall Healey-kay], British dancer (Girl From Petrovka), dies at 79
1983 Highlights

About November 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius