What Happened on November 6, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 11th Ryder Cup: US, 8-4 at Thunderbird Ranch & CC Calif
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Shriver, American newscaster (Sunday Today) and ex-wife of Arnold Schwarzenegger, born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Charley Toorop, [Annie CP Fernhout-Toorop], Dutch painter, dies at 64
  • Cornelis GN de Vooys, translator, dies at 82