CMN Almanac

Today is Friday, November 24th,   the 328th day of the year. There are 37

Oscar Robertson

Oscar Robertson

days remaining until the end of the year and 31 days remaining until Christmas.

HOLIDAYS and OBSERVANCES  Native American Heritage Month,

National Adoption Awareness Month, Aviation History Month, Peanut

Butter Lovers Month, National Epilepsy Month, Child Safety Protection

Month, National Sleep Comfort Awareness Month, You’re Welcome Day,

Evolution Day

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Ronald V. Dellums, 82, politician (Rep-D-California)

Jimmy Graham

Jimmy Graham

Oscar Robertson, 79, Hall of Fame basketball player

Anita Louis, 68, singer (Soul Children)

Damon Evans, 67, actor (Lionel-The Jeffersons)

Ruben Santiago-Hudson, 60, actor

Dawn Robinson, 48, singer

Carmelita Jeter, 37, runner

Jimmy Graham, 30, football player

Carmelita Jeter

Carmelita Jeter

HISTORIC BIRTHDAYS

Scott Joplin, (b. 1868), ragtime entertainer and composer (d. 1917)

Donald “Duck” Dunn, 76, bassist (Booker T & the M.G.s) (d. 2012)

DEATHS

Doris Miller, 1943, war hero (b. 1919)

Big Joe Turner, 1985, singer (b. 1911)

ON THIS DATE IN…

Scott Joplin

Scott Joplin

1957 – Cleveland Browns’ fullback Jim Brown sets club record of 237 yds rushing.

1960 – Wilt Chamberlain pulls down 55 rebounds in a game (NBA record).

1963 – Lee Harvey Oswald, alleged assassin of JFK 2 days earlier, shot dead by

nightclub owner Jack Ruby on live TV.

1976 – Reds Joe Morgan wins his 2nd straight NL MVP Award.

1979 – U.S. admits troops in Vietnam were exposed to the toxic Agent Orange.

HOROSCOPE

Being a Sagittarius born on November 24th, you are characterized by an adventurous, positive and straight forward nature. You live for new experiences and exciting situations, which explains why you are always searching for different environments to explore. In all aspects of life, you take this sense of adventure and pair it with an optimistic world view. You always see the best in people and situations, which is one of your most appreciated qualities. Others may call your communication blunt, but you would describe yourself as honest and direct above all else.

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