On This Day

What Happened on November 28, 1970

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 35th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 33-28 in Birmingham
  • CFL Grey Cup, CNE Stadium, Toronto: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 23-10; game marred by woeful field conditions

Famous Birthdays

  • Álex López Morón, Spanish tennis player, born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Jason Day, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Todd Perry, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz von Unruh, German writer, dies at 85
  • Jan Drda, Czech writer (Nema Barikada, Mestecko Na Dlani), dies at 55