On This Day

November 27, 1975 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • The Provisional IRA assassinates Ross McWhirter, after a press conference in which McWhirter announced a reward for the capture of those responsible for multiple bombings and shootings across England.

Deaths in History

  • Ross McWhirter, English Guinness Book of Records co-founder, assassinated by the IRA at 50