Today in History for 23rd November 1980

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

- 4,800 die in series of earthquakes that devastated southern Italy
- 68th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 48-10
- National Black Independent Party forms

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- David Britz, American nano-technologist
- Jonathan Papelbon, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Herby Wade, cricketer (South African capt 10 Tests 1935-36), dies
- Thien-an Thich, Zen teacher/Vietnamese Rinzai line, dies in LA at 54

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