On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Maumoon Abdul Gayoom becomes president of Maldives

Famous Birthdays

  • Lou Vincent, New Zealand cricketer

Famous Deaths

  • Bennie Borgmann, American Basketball Hall of Fame forward and coach (Kingston Colonials, Original Celtics; coach Syracuse Nationals), dies at 77