On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, McMahon Stadium, Calgary: Montreal Alouettes come from behind to beat Saskatchewan Roughriders, 28–27 on a 33-yard Damon Duval field goal as time runs out
  • Nikolay Davydenko of Russia wins his only ATP World Tour Finals tennis title with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Argentine star Juan Martín del Potro in the final in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Prince Alexandre of Belgium, Prince of the Belgians and son of Leopold III, dies at 67
  • Robert Holdstock, English sci-fi author (Ghost Dance, Labyrinth), dies at 61