29 November It Happened Today
1780 Death of Maria Theresa, widow of the Holy Roman Emperor Francis I.
1924 Death of Italian composer Giacomo Puccini.
1943 Tehran conference between Joseph Stalin, Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill opens.
1974 Terrorist leader Ulrike Meinhof jailed for eight years.
1986 Death of actor Cary Grant.
2001 Death of former Beatle George Harrison.