What Happened on November 25, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Dan Cooper" jumps with $200,000 out of plane over Washington
  • 37th Heisman Trophy Award: Pat Sullivan, Auburn (QB)
  • Leader of the British Labour Party Harold Wilson proposes that Britain should work towards a withdrawal from Northern Ireland, with the consent of Protestants, after a period of 15 years; as part of the proposal the Republic of Ireland would rejoin the British Commonwealth

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Christina Applegate, actress (Kelly-Married With Children), born in Hollywood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Hank Mann, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 84