On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Kansas City Royals win their first Baseball World Series since 1985; rally in the 9th and then break away in 12th to beat Mets, 7-2 in Game 5 in NYC; Royals catcher Salvador Perez Series MVP
  • Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet's Davutoglus Justice and Development Party regains its parliamentary majority in a surprise result

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Thompson, US senator (R-Tenn)/actor (In the Line of Fire), dies at 73