Wednesday November 13, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

November 13: Day of the Week

November 13, 2024 is the 318th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 48 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.

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Here’s the November calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Scorpio is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Topaz is the modern birthstone for this month. Pearl is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

November 13 Historical Event(s)

1947
The Soviet Union completes development of the AK-47, one of the first proper assault rifles.
1950
General Carlos Delgado Chalbaud, President of Venezuela, is assassinated in Caracas.
1956
The United States Supreme Court declares Alabama laws requiring segregated buses illegal, thus ending the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
1971
The American space probe, Mariner 9, becomes the first spacecraft to orbit another planet successfully, swinging into its planned trajectory around Mars.
1982
Ray Mancini defeats Duk Koo Kim in a boxing match held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kim’s subsequent death (on November 17) leads to significant changes in the sport.
1982
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C. after a march to its site by thousands of Vietnam War veterans.
1985
The volcano Nevado del Ruiz erupts and melts a glacier, causing a lahar (volcanic mudslide) that buries Armero, Colombia, killing approximately 23,000 people.
1988
Mulugeta Seraw, an Ethiopian law student in Portland, Oregon is beaten to death by members of the Neo-Nazi group East Side White Pride.
1990
In Aramoana, New Zealand, David Gray shoots dead 13 people, in what becomes known as the Aramoana Massacre.
2007
The Russian Federation officially withdraws from the Soviet-era Batumi military base, Georgia.

Who were born on November 13?

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Johann Eck, German theologian (d. 1543)
1699
Jan Zach, Czech composer and musician (d. 1773)
1714
William Shenstone, English poet (d. 1763)
1826
Charles Frederick Worth, English-born couturier (d. 1895)
1850
Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish writer (d. 1894)
1856
Louis Brandeis, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (d. 1941)
1938
Jean Seberg, American actress (d. 1979)
1941
Eberhard Diepgen, German politician
1947
Gene Garber, American baseball player
1952
Art Malik, Pakistani-born English actor

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