On This Day

November 25, 2011 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 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.

Deaths in History

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