On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 12th Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats New Zealand 40-12
  • Earthquake in Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Las Vegas, Nevada: Lindsay Davenport beats Conchita Martínez of Spain 6-1, 6-2 to give US an unassailable 3-0 lead (ends, 5-0) and record extending 17th title

Famous Deaths

  • Florizel Glasspole, 3rd Governor-General of Jamaica (1973-91), dies at 91
  • Hugh Alexander, American baseball player, dies at 83