Historical Events In November - 05
Saturday, 02 December 2023
1957 FÃ©lix Gaillard forms govt in France on this day in history.
1958 "Maria Golovin" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 5 performances on this day in history.
1959 AFL announced with 8 teams on November - 05.
1960 On this day in history august Gailit, Estonian writer (Ekke Moor), dies at 69
1963 The birth of Tatum O'Neal, American actress on November - 05.
1964 US launches Mariner 3 toward Mars; no data returned on this day in history.
1964 Alexander Uriah Boskovich, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1967 ATS-3 launched by US to take first pictures of full Earth disk on November - 05.
1968 On November - 05 nixon (R) beats VP Humphrey (D) & George C Wallace for Presidency
1968 Estelle Hemsley, actress (Leech Woman, Take aGiant Step), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1969 Itih Walracen, Sudanese widow of author William Walraven, dies on November - 05.
1972 Reginald Owen, actor (Above Suspicion, Love on the Run), dies at 85 on November - 05.
1973 On November - 05 bART starts San Francisco-Daly City train shuttle service
1974 Ella Grasso (Ct) elected first woman US gov not related to previous gov on November - 05.
1974 Walter E Washington, becomes first elected mayor of Wash DC on November - 05.
1974 On November - 05 stafford Repp, actor (Chief O'Hara-Batman), dies at 56
1975 Annette Kellerman, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1976 The latest model of the Sea Cobra helicopter, the AH-1T, was turned over to the Marine Corps from Bell Helicopter Textron for further testing on this day in history.
1977 Guy Lombardo orchestra leader (Auld Lang Syne), dies in Houston at 75 on this day in history.
1977 On November - 05 aleksei G Stachanov, Russian model miner, dies at 72
1978 Iranian PM Jaafar Sharif-Emami resigns to Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi on this day in history.
1978 On November - 05 denis O'Dea, actor (Capt Horatio Hornblower), dies at 73
1979 Al Capp cartoonist (Lil' Abner), dies at 70 on November - 05.
1979 On this day in history al Capp, US cartoonist (Li'l Abner), dies at 70
1981 Former Dolphin, Mercury Morris, is sentenced to 20 years for drug trafficking, conspiracy, & possession of cocaine on this day in history.
1982 On November - 05 george Harrison releases "Gone Troppo" album
1982 Jacques Tati actor/director, dies of pulmonary embolism on this day in history.
1982 Gerda Brautigam, journalist/Dutch MP (PvdA), dies on this day in history.
1983 Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) moves overland to Dryden on this day in history.
1987 Iceberg twice the size of Rhode Island sighted in Antarctic on November - 05.
1987 On this day in history supreme Court nominee Douglas H Ginsburg admitted using marijuana
1988 Cornell confirms grad student source of worst computer sabotage on November - 05.
1988 On November - 05 japan beats MLB all stars 2-1 in Tokyo (Game 1 of 7)
1989 On November - 05 barry Sadler singer (Green Berets), dies at 49 in Murfreesboro Tn