What Happened on November 8, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Imperial Airlines Flight 201/8, a Lockheed Constellation aircraft, crashes near Richmond, Virginia, 77 die

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Whitey Ford is voted Cy Young Award winner over Warren Spahn

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
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Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Leif Garrett, American singer and actor (Devil x 5, 3 for the Road), born in Hollywood, California