On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sudden violent storms strike southern Sri Lanka, killing 27 people and drowning many fishermen caught by surprise. Thousands of homes lose their roofs and several more sustain damage. Landslides along with flooding was reported on the mainland.

Famous Deaths

  • Tom Wicker, American journalist and author, dies at 85