On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1961

Historical Events

  • Konstantinos Karamanlis becomes premier of Greece

Famous Birthdays

  • Daron Hagen, American composer, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Edward Knight, American composer, born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Les Sampou, American singer and songwriter, born in Massachusetts
  • Nigel Worthington, Irish soccer midfielder and manager (66 caps NI; Sheffield Wednesday; Norwich City), born in Ballymena, Northern Ireland
  • Ralph Macchio, American actor (Karate Kid, 8 is Enough), born in Huntington, New York
1961 Highlights

About November 4, 1961

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio