What Happened on November 30th, 1981

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Cold War: In Geneva, representatives from the United States and the Soviet Union begin to negotiate intermediate-range nuclear weapon reductions in Europe (the meetings ended inconclusively on December 17).

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

NY Yankee Dave Righetti wins AL Rookie of Year Award

MLB Pitcher and Coach Dave Righetti
MLB Pitcher and Coach
Dave Righetti
  • Porn star John Holmes arrested on fugitive charges
  • South Africa anti-apartheid advocate Bulelani Ngcuka arrested

Famous Birthdays

  • Rich Harden, Canadian baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Robert H Harris, actor (Jake-Goldbergs), dies at 72