On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1980

Historical Events

  • Soyuz T-3 carries 3 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 space station, launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Yardy, English cricketer

Famous Weddings

  • British playwright (Nobel prize for literature 2005) Harold Pinter (50) marries 2nd wife British writer and historian Antonia Frazer (48)

Famous Deaths

  • F. Burrall Hoffman, American architect (b. 1882)
1980 Highlights

About November 27, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius