On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 2016

Historical Events

  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Santa Anita Racetrack; Day 1 winners: Oscar Performance, Tamarkuz, New Money Honey, Beholder

Television Premiere

British TV series "The Crown" premieres with Claire Foy playing Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith as Prince Philip

  • Paris Agreement on climate change becomes effective

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Harsch [Hawrysch], Canadian keyboardist (Bulldog; The Black Crowes - "Hard To Handle"), dies at 59
2016 Highlights

About November 4, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio