What Happened on November 30, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Good Evening" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 438 performances
  • "Mack & Mabel" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 66 performances
  • 20th time Islanders shut-out (3-0 vs Canucks)
  • Most complete early human skeleton (Lucy, Australopithecus) discovered by Donald Johanson, Maurice Taieb, Yves Coppens and Tim White in the Middle Awash of Ethiopia's Afar Depression

Famous Birthdays

  • Luther Broughton, HB (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Marcellus Wiley, defensive end (Buffalo Bills)

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Gordon [Barney Gorodetsky], American comedian, dies at 79