What Happened on November 7, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 13th Ryder Cup: US wins 8½-3½ at Eldorado Golf Club (Indian Wells, California)
  • 16th College Football Crab Bowl Classic: Navy beats Maryland 22-14 in Baltimore

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandre Guimarães, Costa Rican football manager
  • Billy Gillispie, American basketball coach

Famous Deaths

Person of interestVictor McLaglen

Victor McLaglen, actor (Gunga Din), dies of heart attack at 72