On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1969

Historical Events

  • 35th Heisman Trophy Award: Steve Owens, Oklahoma (RB)
  • Cream's final concert (Royal Albert Hall)
  • Lottery for Selective Service draftees bill signed by President Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Kara Walker, American artist, 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? 50 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius