What Happened on November 26, 1965

Historical Events

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

Event of Interest

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

Famous Deaths

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

About November 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Hear A Symphony - The Supremes
  • UK #1 Song: The Carnival Is Over - Seekers