On This Day

November 25, 1973 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 3 Palestinians hijack KLM B747 above Iraq, to Dubai
  • Bloodless military coup ousts Greek President George Papadopoulos
  • US cuts maximum speed limit cut to 55 MPH as an energy conservation measure

Deaths in History

  • Albert DeSalvo, American criminal (The Boston Strangler), stabbed to death in prison at 42