On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Tony Franklin of Philadelphia Eagles kicks 59-yard field goal
  • US President Carter announces a halts to Iranian oil imports & freezes Iranian assets

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Maggette, American professional basketball player, born in Melrose Park, Illinois
  • Cote de Pablo, Chilean American actress (NCIS),born in Santiago, Chile
  • Lucas Glover, American golfer (US Open 2009), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • Matt Cappotelli, American professional wrestler, born in Caledonia, New York