On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "The Miracle at the Meadowlands", Eagles Herman Edwards returns a fumble for a touchdown with 31 seconds left to give Philadelphia a 19-17 victory over the rival New York Giants
  • 28th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Cale Yarborough wins
  • Gavaskar gets twin cricket tons for India for 2nd time

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Dusk, Canadian jazz musician / vocalist
  • Věra Pospíšilová-Cechlová, Czech athlete