On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Indian government declares levels of air pollution in Delhi an emergency situation, closing schools and construction sites
  • New York City Marathon: Ghirmay Ghebreslassie of Eritrea wins men's race in 2:07:51; defending women's champion Mary Keitany wins her 3rd NYC crown in 2:24:26

Famous Weddings

  • TV personality and actress Audrina Patridge (31) weds professional BMX dirt bike rider Corey Bohan in Hawaii

Famous Deaths

  • Zoltan Kocsis, Hungarian pianist and conductor, dies of cancer at 64