Historical Events In November - 29
Friday, 26 February 2021
1952 40th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 21-11 on this day in history.
1952 Rosa Lewis, English chef/owner (Cavendish Hotel London), dies on November - 29.
1953 American Airlines begins 1st regular coml NY-LA air service on November - 29.
1954 Enrico Fermi, Italian/US nuclear physicist, dies on this day in history.
1955 Turkish government of Menderes resigns on this day in history.
1956 On November - 29 "Bells Are Ringing" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 925 performances
1957 NY Mayor Robert Wagner forms a committee to replace Dodgers & Giants on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history erich Wolfgang Korngold, Austria/US composer (Kathrin), dies at 60
1958 46th CFL Grey Cup: Winn Blue Bombers defeat Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 35-28 on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history fritz Brun, composer, dies at 81
1960 A freight train crashes into a school bus at Lamont, Alberta causing the deaths of 17 high school students on this day in history.
1960 On November - 29 26th Heisman Trophy Award: Joe Bellino, Navy (HB)
1961 On this day in history freedom Riders attacked by white mob at bus station in Miss
1961 On November - 29 mercury-Atlas 5 carries a chimp (Enos) to orbit
1962 On this day in history baseball decides to revert back to 1 all star game per year
1962 Rav Aaron Kotler, Orthodox Talmudic scholar, dies in Lakewood NJ on November - 29.
1963 On this day in history beatles release "I Want to Hold Your Hand"
1963 LBJ sets up Warren Comm to investigate assassination of JFK on November - 29.
1964 On November - 29 roman Catholic Church in US replaces Latin with English
1964 On this day in history anne de Vries, Dutch teacher/author (Bartje), dies at 60
1965 Dale Cummings does 14,118 consecutive sit-ups on this day in history.
1965 "Anya" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 16 performances on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history british troops withdraw from Aden
1967 Robert S. McNamara announces that he will resign as Secretary of Defense and will become president of the World Bank on November - 29.
1967 On this day in history uS Secretary of Defense McNamara becomes President of the World Bank
1967 Theo Marcuse, actor (Mara of Wilderness), dies in auto accident at 47 on this day in history.
1968 John and Yoko release their first album "Two Virgins" in UK on this day in history.
1968 The Viet Cong High Command orders an all-out attempt to smash the Phoenix program. Hanoi Radio broadcasted a National Liberation Front directive calling for a new offensive to "utterly destroy" Allied forces on this day in history.
1969 Beatles' "Come Together," single goes #1 on this day in history.
1970 Robert Ruthenfranz, composer, dies at 65 on November - 29.
1971 On November - 29 first pro golf championship at Walt Disney World
1971 The U.S. 23rd Division (Americal) ceases combat operations and begins its withdrawal from South Vietnam on this day in history.
1971 Heinz Tiessen, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1973 On November - 29 chrysler Halts Production witht he economic downturn of the late 1970s struck again. This time, limping auto giant Chrysler Corp. announced plans to halt production at seven plants