What Happened on November 24, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 73rd CFL Grey Cup: BC Lions defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 37-24
  • Egyptian commandos storm captured Boeing in Malta, 60 killed

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NBC miniseries "Mussolini: The Untold Story" starring George C. Scott premieres in the US

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
Actor George C. Scott
George C. Scott

Famous Birthdays

  • Julia Alexandratou, Greek fashion model and singer
  • Tony Hunt, National Football League player

Famous Deaths

  • Big Joe Turner, American singer (b. 1911)
  • Cees Buddingh', Dutch poet/writer/interpreter/translator, dies at 67