On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1981

Historical Events

  • "My Fair Lady" closes at Uris Theater NYC after 119 performances
  • Greg Chappell scores 201 v Pakistan at The Gabba (Brisbane)
  • Major Iranian offensive mounted on central front

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicholas Teo, Malaysian singer and actor, born in Sarawak, Malaysia

Famous Deaths

  • Fredric Wertham, German-born psychologist (b. 1895)
  • Natalie Wood [Natasha Gurdin], American actress (Gypsy, Rebel Without a Cause, West Side Story), drowns at 43
1981 Highlights

About November 29, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius