On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 2015

Historical Events

  • New York City Marathon: Stanley Biwott of Kenya takes men's division in 2:10:34; compatriot and defending women's champion Mary Keitany wins easily in 2:24:25
  • Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet's Davutoglus Justice and Development Party regains its parliamentary majority in a surprise result
  • World Series Baseball: Kansas City Royals win their first title since 1985; rally in 9th and break away in 12th to beat Mets, 7-2 in Game 5 in NYC; MVP: Royals catcher Salvador Perez

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Thompson, US senator (R-Tenn)/actor (In the Line of Fire), dies at 73
2015 Highlights

About November 1, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio