On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 36th Heisman Trophy Award: Jim Plunkett, Stanford (QB)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Wallerstedt, NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals)
  • Chad Taylor, musician (Live)
  • Doug Brien, kicker (New Orleans Saints)
  • Jason Jacome, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Julieta Venegas, Mexican singer
  • Kelly Blair, Prosser Wash, heptathlete
  • Lemanski Hall, NFL linebacker (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Marlon James, Jamaican writer (A Brief History of Seven Killings), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Nancy Mason, Belleville Ill, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-17th-1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Evgeny Karlovich Tikotsky, composer, dies at 76