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Iran–Iraq War - Operation Morvarid

Time: Friday Nov 28, 1980

Place: Iraq

Details: On 28 November, Iran launched Operation Morvarid (Pearl), a combined air and sea attack which destroyed 80% of Iraq's navy and all of its radar sites in the southern portion of the country.



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American Sniper: Christopher Scott Kyle-First long range shot
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On This Day - 28 November

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Tuesday Nov 28, 1144 - Edessa (Present-Day Sanliurfa, Turkey)
Mexican Revolution
Mexican Revolution-Díaz Seized The Presidency
Tuesday Nov 28, 1876 - Mexico City, Mexico
Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth-Funeral
Wednesday Nov 28, 1883 - Kinsman, Ohio, U.S.
The Second Boer War
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Tuesday Nov 28, 1899 - South Africa
Nanjing Road during Xinhai Revolution
Xinhai Revolution-Wuchang and Hanyang Had Fallen back To The Qing Army
Tuesday Nov 28, 1911 - China

November 1980

Microsoft Corporation current (2019) logo
Microsoft-IBM PC
Nov, 1980 - Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.
DC Comics logo
DC Comics-The New Teen Titans
Nov, 1980 - U.S.
Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter-The 1980 United States presidential election
Tuesday Nov 4, 1980 - U.S.
Iran-Iraq War Image
Iran–Iraq War-Capturing the city of Khorramshahr
Sunday Nov 9, 1980 - Khorramshahr, Khuzestan Province, Iran
Johan Cruyff
Johan Cruyff-Technical advisor
Sunday Nov 30, 1980 - Amsterdam, Netherlands


Samsung wordmark (Logo) - image
Samsung-Entering The Telecommunications Hardware Industry
Jan, 1980 - Gumi, South Korea
Magdi Yacoub
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1980 - Harefield, Greater London, England
Microsoft Corporation current (2019) logo
Microsoft-Operating System
1980 - Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.
Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim-Grupo Galas
1980 - Mexico City, Mexico
Rosa Parks Image
Rosa Parks-Parks co-founded the Rosa L. Parks scholarship foundation
1980 - Detroit, Michigan, U.S.