1783 – The New Jersey Earthquake of 1783 with a 5.3 magnitude was on the 29th November 1783.
1798 – Alexander Brullov the Russian painter was born on the 29th November 1798 (died 1877).
1799 – Amos Bronson Alcott the American educator and philosopher was born on the 29th November 1799 (died 1888).
1803 – Christian Doppler the Austrian physicist was born on the 29th November 1803 (died 1853).
1825 – Jean-Martin Charcot the French neurologist was born on the 29th November 1825 (died 1893).
1832 – Louisa May Alcott the American author was born on the 29th November 1832 (died 1888).
1826 ~ James Scobie the Scottish gold digger murdered at Ballarat in Australia was born on the 29th November 1826 (died 7th October 1854). James Scobie’s death was involved in a sequence of events which led to the Eureka Rebellion.
1874 – Francis Dodd the Welsh painter was born on the 29th November 1874 (died 1949).
1898 – C. S. Lewis the Irish author and poet was born on the 29th November 1898 (died 1963).
1919 – Joe Weider the Canadian-American bodybuilder, publisher and co-founder of the International Federation of BodyBuilding & Fitness and Muscle & Fitness Magazine was born on the 29th November 1919 (died 2013).
1921 – Jackie Stallone the American astrologer was born on the 29th November 1921.
1928 – Tahir Salahov the Azerbaijani painter was born on the 29th November 1928.
1933 – James Rosenquist the American painter was born on the 29th November 1933.
1939 – Meco the American trombone player and producer was born on the 29th November 1939.
1945 – The Federal People’s Republic of Yugoslavia was declared on the 29th November 1945.
1949 – Stan Rogers the Canadian singer-songwriter was born on the 29th November 1949 (died 1983).
1953 – Jackie French the Australian author was born on the 29th November 1953.
1953 – Alex Grey the American painter was born on the 29th November 1953.
1976 ~ Anna Faris the American actress and singer was born in Baltimore, Maryland on the 29th November 1976. Anna Faris is known for her roles in the Scary Movie film series, Lost in Translation, The House Bunny, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Yogi Bear, What’s Your Number?, The Dictator, and I Give It a Year. Anna Faris online: Twitter.com/AnnaKFaris | YouTube video: What’s Your Number? Movie Trailer Official…
1987 – Korean Air Flight 858 exploded over the Thai-Burmese border on the 29th November 1987, killing 155 people.
2007 – A 7.4 magnitude earthquake occurred off the northern coast of Martinique on the 29th November 2007. This affected the Eastern Caribbean as far north as Puerto Rico and as far south as Trinidad.
2012 ~ Ouyen in Victoria, Australia, reached a top of 45.8 degrees celsius (114.44 Fahrenheit ) on the 29th November 2012, the hottest November day on record in Victoria.