On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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, American singer

Famous Deaths

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