On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Marisa Coughlan (34) weds Stephen Wallack at a private estate in Pasadena, California

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Piccard, Swiss ocean explorer (b. 1922)
  • Nathaniel Mayer, American soul musician (b. 1944)
  • Shakir Stewart, American music producer (b. 1974)
  • Yma Sumac [Chavarri], Peruvian-American 5 octave soprano (Omar Khayyam), dies at 85