May 25, 1971 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • The Provisional Irish Republican Army throw a time bomb into Springfield Road British Army base in Belfast, killing British Army Sergeant Michael Willetts and wounding seven officers
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Marco Cappato, Italian politician

Deaths in History

  • Jo Etha Collier, young African American woman killed by 3 whites in Drew Miss