On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1961

Historical Events

  • Billy Williams of the Cubs is voted NL Rookie of Year
  • USSR vetoes Kuwaits application for UN membership

Famous Birthdays

  • Innocent Egbunike, Nigeria, 4x400m runner (Olympic bronze 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Stanislaw Kazuro, Polish composer, dies at 80
1961 Highlights

About November 30, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius