November 12, 1980 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Baltimore's Steve Stone wins AL Cy Young Award
  • NYC Mayor Ed Koch admits to trying marijuana
  • US space probe Voyager I approaches 77,000-mi (124,000 km) of Saturn

Deaths in History

  • Andrei Amalrik, Russian writer/dissident, dies at 42
  • Haya Victoria van Someren-Downer [Gerarda Victoria Downer], Dutch politician, dies at 54