On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1971

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Robinson, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Vince Danielsen, CFL slot back (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Winky Wright, American professional boxer, born in Washington, D.C.

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Adonis, US crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ, dies at 68
1971 Highlights

About November 26, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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