On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1981

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Renaldo Snipes in 11 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes

Famous Birthdays

  • Cassie Bernall, American murder victim, born in Wheat Ridge, Colorado (d. 1999)
  • Lee Dong Wook, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
1981 Highlights

About November 6, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio