On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 2001

Historical Events

  • 53rd NASCAR Sprint Cup: Jeff Gordon wins
  • Convention on Cybercrime is signed in Budapest, Hungary.

Famous Deaths

  • Bo Belinsky, American baseball pitcher (no-hitter 1962; LA Angels), dies from bladder cancer at 64
  • Mary Whitehouse, English social activist who opposed social liberalism and the mainstream British media, dies at 91
  • O. C Smith, American jazz singer (Little Green Apples), dies at 69
2001 Highlights

About November 23, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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