What Happened on November 5, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Iran government of Bazargan resigns

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini declares US "The Great Satan"

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Mihalis Hatzigiannis, Greek-Cypriot songwriter and singer

Famous Deaths

  • Al Capp, US cartoonist (Li'l Abner), dies at 70