On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 2015

Historical Events

Film Premier

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2" directed by Francis Lawrence, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth premieres in Berlin

Actress Jennifer Lawrence
Actress
Jennifer Lawrence
Actress and Director Elizabeth Banks
Actress and Director
Elizabeth Banks
Actor Liam Hemsworth
Actor
Liam Hemsworth

Knighthood

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull scraps Knights and Dames from Australia's honours system

Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull
Prime Minister of Australia
Malcolm Turnbull

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Welland, British screenwriter (Chariots of Fire) and actor (Straw Dogs), dies at 81
  • David Stock, American composer (Rosewood Reflections), and conductor (Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, 1976-99), dies at 76 [1]
  • Mike Davies, Welsh tennis player, entrepreneur and administrator (ED ATP; GM ITF; Grand Slam Cup creator), dies from mesothelioma at 79
  • Raul Rekow, American percussionist and conguero (Santana, 1976-2013), dies of cancer at 61
2015 Highlights

About November 2, 2015

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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