Today is November 28th and today in Geek History...
1950 Ed Harris of Apollo 13 is born in Englewood New Jersey. Many of you that saw the movie will know him as the guy with the new vest. Actor pictured below.
1981 Weird Al releases "Another One Rides the Bus" Parody of Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust." Odd fact for ya. If you are doing CPR and need to keep your compression in time, Another One Bites the Dust is in perfect sync. Just don't sing it out loud. You'll get some odd looks. Also, Staying Alive is good for compressions too.
1983 Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-9) Carries the EAS Spacelab-1 and its crew, including the first two non-NASA astronauts into orbit.