What Happened on November 23, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pink Floyd's "The Wall" released, sells 6 million copies in 2 weeks

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters

Famous Birthdays

  • Kelly Brook, English actress/model

Famous Deaths

  • Judee Sill, American musician and songwriter (b. 1944)
  • Merle Oberon, actress (Assignment Foreign Legion), dies at 68