On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • In a classic all-Spanish final, Àlex Corretja puts on a stunning comeback to beat Carlos Moyá 3–6, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3, 7–5 and win his only ATP Tour World Championship tennis title in Hanover, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Latimore, American actor (b. 1925)
  • Giant Haystacks [Martin Ruane], English professional wrestler, dies at 51