On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • In Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe, 1.5 inches (38.1mm) of rain fall in a minute, the heaviest rainfall ever on record

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Hughes, Australian comedian
  • Greg Graham, NBA guard (NJ Nets)
  • John Amaechi, NBA center/forward (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Lorissa McComas, actress (Lap Dancing, Vamp), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Mark Dixon, CFL offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)

Famous Deaths

  • B O Davis Sr, 1st African American general, dies at 93 in Chicago