On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Milburn, cricketer (NZ wicket-keeper in three Tests 1969)
  • Dave Bing, American Basketball Hall of Fame point guard (7-time NBA All Star), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Richard Tee, American pianist, singer and arranger (Slip' Slidin' Away, In Your Eyes), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1993)
  • Robin Williamson, rocker (Incredible String Band)

Famous Deaths

  • Doris Miller, American navy cook (b. 1919)
  • Martin Raschke, German author/war correspondent, dies at 38
  • Reina Prince Geerligs, [Leentjes Vandendriesch], anti-fascist, dies