On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • Dodgers 2nd baseman Jim Lefebvre is voted NL Rookie of Year

Event of interestEvent of Interest

France launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Astérix), named after the popular French comic character

Cartoonist Albert Uderzo
Albert Uderzo
Author and Cartoonist René Goscinny
Author and Cartoonist
René Goscinny

Famous Deaths

  • Wild Bill Elliott [Gordon Nance], American actor (Beyond the Sacramento), dies of cancer at 60
1965 Highlights

About November 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius