On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 2001

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Crude oil for December delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) falls to a two-year low after OPEC members warn that a downward price spiral could occur if major non-OPEC oil exporters do not reduce oil production
  • TV drama series "24" starring Kiefer Sutherland premieres on Fox

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Shaffer, English dramatist (Sleuth), dies at 75