What Happened on November 18, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 29th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ayatollah Khomeini charges US ambassador/embassy espionage

Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini
Supreme Leader of Iran
Ayatollah Khomeini

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Fitzsimmons, baseball player (b. 1901)