On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Intl Olympic Committee votes to readmit China after 21 years
  • Twins John Castino & Jays Alfredo Griffin tie for AL Rookie of Year

Famous Birthdays

  • B.J. Averell, American online tutor and reality television contestant

Famous Deaths

  • Marcel L'Herbier, French director and screenwriter (El Dorado), dies at 91