On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1979

Historical Events

  • British newspaper "The Times" resumes publishing after 1 year

Sports History

Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Willie Stargell and St Louis Cardinals first baseman Keith Hernandez share National League MVP Award

Historic Event

Ronald Reagan announces his candidacy for US President in NYC


Famous Birthdays

  • Ron Artest, American basketball player
  • Subliminal [Ya'akov Shimoni], Israeli rapper and producer, born in Tel Aviv

Famous Deaths

  • Dimitris Psathas, Greek playwright (b. 1907)
1979 Highlights

About November 13, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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