On This Day

On This Day in Sport for November 25

Events in Sport

  • 1908 Dorando Pietri (It) beats Johnny Hayes (US) in Madison Square Garden marathon by 60 yds
  • 1911 CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: UT Blues win 3rd straight title; beat Toronto Argonauts, 14-7
  • 1911 Australasian Championships Men's Tennis, Melbourne: 1907 Wimbledon champion Norman Brookes of Australia beats countryman Horace Rice 6-1, 6-2, 6-3
  • 1930 Sporting News picks Bill Terry as NL MVP & Joe Cronin as AL MVP
  • 1940 Football team University of Michigan retires Tom Harmon's #98
  • 1941 Lou Boudreau, 24, becomes Cleveland Indians player manager
  • 1944 32nd CFL Grey Cup: Montreal HMCS defeat Hamilton Flying Wildcats, 7-6
  • 1949 Ted Williams wins AL MVP
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Weddings in Sport

  • 1961 Racing car driver Mario Andretti (21) weds high school sweetheart Dee Ann Hoch (19)

More Weddings & Divorces in Sport