On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives in NY

1st Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru
1st Prime Minister of India
Jawaharlal Nehru
  • St Louis Cards Bill Stacy, returns 2 interceptions for TDs vs Dallas

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles O. Hobaugh, NASA astronaut and U.S. Marine Corps officer, born in Bar Harbor, Maine
  • Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (Goodfellas), born in Great Neck, Long Island, New York (d. 2001)