On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1977

Historical Events

  • 'Vrillon', claiming to be the representative of the 'Ashtar Galactic Command', takes over Britain's Southern Television for six minutes at 5:12 PM.
  • 42nd Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 48-21 in Birmingham

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Basso, Italian cyclist, born in Gallarate, Province of Varese, Italy
  • John Parrish, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles), born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Paris Lenon, American football player, born in Lynchburg, Virginia

Famous Weddings

Shirley Chisholm

Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (53) weds businessman Arthur Hardwick Jr at the Sheraton Inn in Cheektowaga, New York

1977 Highlights

About November 26, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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