What Happened on November 25, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 37th Heisman Trophy Award: Pat Sullivan, Auburn (QB)
  • American "Dan Cooper" hijacks plane, extorts $200,000 ransom before jumping out of plane over Washington State, never seen again

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Labour Party leader Harold Wilson proposes Britain should work towards a withdrawal from Northern Ireland, and after 15 years; the Republic of Ireland could rejoin the British Commonwealth

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

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


Famous Deaths

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