On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1977

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • Miami Dolphins quarterback Bob Greise passes for 6 touchdowns in a 55-14 win over Cardinals in St. Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Hanks [Dillingham], American actor (Orange County), born in Sacramento, California

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Carlson, American actor (All I Desire; Flat Top; Valley of Gwangi), dies from a cerebral hemorrhage at 65
1977 Highlights

About November 24, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Thanksgiving (United States)

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