On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1985

Historical Events

  • 23rd Space Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-is launched
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Random House buys Richard Nixons memoires for $3,000,000

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Lil' Fizz [Dreux Pierre Frédéric], American singer (B2K), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Ransom Sherman, comedian (Father of Bride), dies at 87
1985 Highlights

About November 26, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius