What Happened on November 19, 1979

Historical Events

Contract of Interest

Astros sign Nolan Ryan, to record 4 year, $4.5 million contract

Music History

Chuck Berry released from prison for income tax evasion conviction

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Jenkins, American director and writer (Medicine for Melancholy, Moonlight), born in Miami, Florida
  • Keith Buckley, American punk rock singer (Every Time I Die), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Larry Johnson, American football player, born in Pomfret, Maryland
  • Ryan Howard, American baseball player (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Florissant, Missouri
Born in 1979

About November 19, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

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