On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Detroit Lions 0, NY Giants 0; last scoreless tie in NFL

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Gromov, Russian general

Person of interestJoni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell, [Roberta J Anderson], Canadian singer (Clouds), born in Fort Macleod, Alberta

  • Judith Frost, British Columbia, artist (To Red, Dust Drawings)
  • Michael Byrne, English actor

Person of interestMichael Spence

Michael Spence, American economist and Nobel Prize laureate, born in Montclair, New Jersey

Economist Michael Spence
Michael Spence
  • Stephen Greenblatt, American literary critic
  • Wensley Haydon-Baillie, English pharmaceutical manufacturer

Famous Deaths

  • Dwight Frye, American actor (Black Camel, Dracula, Frankenstein), dies from a heart attack at 44