On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Comet C/1961 T1 (Seki) approaches within 0.1019 AUs of Earth

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Roger Maris is voted AL MVP

Baseball Player Roger Maris
Baseball Player
Roger Maris
  • UN bans nuclear arms

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Reid, Australian educator

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Walton, actor (Bad Lands), dies of heart attack at 51
  • Elsie Ferguson, American actress (Footlights, Scarlet Pages), dies at 78