What Happened on November 20, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Sji'ieten occupies great mosque of Mecca, 100s killed
  • US's 1st artificial blood transfusion occurs at University of Minnesota Hospital

Famous Birthdays

  • Ericson Alexander Molano, Colombian gospel singer, born in Pereira, Colombia
  • Maree Bowden, New Zealand netball player (Silver Ferns), born in Clyde, New Zealand