On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1979

Historical Events

  • Boston Court issues occupancy permit for Cambridge Buddhist Center

Famous Deaths

  • Dimitri Tiomkin, Russian-American film score composer and conductor (Academy Award 1954-High & Mighty), dies at 85
1979 Highlights

About November 11, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 42 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio