On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 2012

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Santa Anita Racetrack; Day 1 winners: Hightail, Calidoscopio, Flotilla, Beholder, Zagora, Royal Delta
  • New York City Marathon: cancelled because of the effects of Hurricane Sandy in NYC the week before

Famous Weddings

  • BMX icon TJ Lavin weds longtime fiancee Roxanne Siordia (32) in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Milt Campbell, American decathlete (Olympic gold 1956), dies from prostate cancer and diabetes at 78