What Happened on November 24, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st TV station in Congo, Kinshasa (Zaire)
  • 400 die of respiratory failure & heart attack in killer NYC smog
  • A Bulgarian plane with 82 people on board crashes near Bratislava, Slovakia.
  • New York City experiences the smoggiest day in the city's history.
  • The Beatles began recording sessions for "Sergeant Pepper"

Famous Birthdays

  • Ledell Eackles, NBA guard (Wash Wizards/Bullets)
  • Paul Robinett, American internet personality
  • Russell Watson, British singer