What Happened on November 26, 1969

Historical Events

  • 35th Heisman Trophy Award: Steve Owens, Oklahoma (RB)
  • Lottery for Selective Service draftees bill signed by President Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Kara Walker, American artist (The Subtlety), born in Stockton, California
  • Sam Militello, American baseball player, born in Tampa, Florida
  • Shawn Kemp, American NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Seattle Supersonics), born in Elkhart, Indiana
1969 Highlights

About November 26, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Come Together/Something - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Sugar Sugar - The Archies