On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 2006

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

American folk artist "Grandma" Moses' 1943 painting "Sugaring Off" sells for a record $1.3 million for the artist, by Christie's in New York

Primitive Painter Grandma Moses
Primitive Painter
Grandma Moses
  • South Africa's Civil Union Act of 2006 legalizes same-sex marriage, becomes fifth country in the world and first in Africa to do so

Famous Deaths

  • Elhadi Adam, Sudanese poet and lyricist (b. 1927)
  • Rafael Buenaventura, Former BSP Governor (b. 1938)
2006 Highlights

About November 30, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 14 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: St. Andrew's Day (United Kingdom)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius