On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1980

Historical Events

  • 45th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 34-18 in Birmingham

Famous Deaths


Person of interestDorothy Day

Dorothy Day, American journalist, social activist and devout Catholic convert, dies of a heart attack at 83

Journalist, Socialist and Catholic Convert Dorothy Day
Journalist, Socialist and Catholic Convert
Dorothy Day

1980 Highlights

About November 29, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 40 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius