November 28, 1979 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Air New Zealand DC-10 crashes into Mt Erebus on Antarctica kills 257
  • LA Dodger Rick Sutcliffe wins NL Rookie of Year

BeatificationPapal Visit

Pope John Paul II's first papal visit to Turkey, almost 1 1/2 years before Turkish native Mehmet Ali Agca attempts to kill him

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II