On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Spencer, Ecuadorian soccer forward (11 caps; 5 caps Uruguay; most goals in Copa Libertadores [54] 1960-72), dies of heart failure at 68
  • Marie Rudisill, American author and "Fruitcake Lady" (b. 1911)
  • Paul Mauriat, French musician (Love Is Blue), dies at 81