On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Peter Shaffer's musical "Amadeus" premieres in London
  • Studio 54's owners are arrested for tax evasion

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Lund, Danish actress (What Goes Around), born in Copenhagen, Denmark

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Mesrine, French "enemy of the state", shot to death