On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1983

Historical Events

  • World's greatest robbery; 26 million pounds (sterling) worth of gold, diamonds and cash stolen from Brink's-Mat warehouse at Heathrow Airport, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Hughes, American businessman and co-founder of Facebook, born in Hickory, North Carolina
1983 Highlights

About November 26, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius