What Happened on November 1, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Fire in Sandoz factory in Basel, 30 tons of chemicals in the Rhine
  • Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Brave Raj, Capote, Lady's Secret, Last Tycoon, Manila, Skywalker, Smile at Santa Anita

Famous Birthdays

  • Penn Badgley, American actor

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

MLB player Kirby Puckett (24) weds Tonya Hudson (20)

MLB Center Fielder Kirby Puckett
MLB Center Fielder
Kirby Puckett

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Frees, animation voice (Bullwinkle), dies at 66
  • Sippie Wallace, blues singer, dies at 88