On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 2015

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lydia Ko (18) of New Zealand wins women's LPGA Player of the Year and retains the Race to the CME Globe title worth $1 million

Golfer Lydia Ko
Golfer
Lydia Ko

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia bans "Khatna", the Islamic ritual practice of genital mutilation of young girls [1]

Dictator and President of Gambia Yahya Jammeh
Dictator and President of Gambia
Yahya Jammeh

Famous Deaths

  • Douglass North, American economist, (Nobel Prize Economic Sciences 1993), dies at 95
2015 Highlights

About November 23, 2015

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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