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Saturday November 17, 2018

November 17: Day of the Week

November 17, 2018 is the 321st day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 44 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.

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

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

November 2018

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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.

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November 17 Historical Event(s)

  • 473
    The future Leo II is named associate emperor by Leo I.
  • 1511
    Spain and England ally against France.
  • 1796
    Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Arcole – French forces defeat the Austrians in Italy.
  • 1811
    José Miguel Carrera, Chilean founding father, is sworn in as President of the executive Junta of the government of Chile.
  • 1831
    Ecuador and Venezuela are separated from Greater Colombia.
  • 1922
    Former Ottoman sultan Mehmed VI goes into exile in Italy.
  • 1922
    The first executions during the Irish Civil War take place when five Irish Republican Army members are sent to the firing squad by the Irish Free State.
  • 1968
    British European Airways introduces the BAC One-Eleven into commercial service.
  • 1969
    Cold War: Negotiators from the Soviet Union and the United States meet in Helsinki to begin SALT I negotiations aimed at limiting the number of strategic weapons on both sides.
  • 1997
    In Luxor, Egypt, 62 people are killed by 6 Islamic militants outside the Temple of Hatshepsut, known as Luxor massacre (The police then kill the assailants).

Who were born on November 17?

  • 1854
    Hubert Lyautey, French general (d. 1934)
  • 1899
    Douglas Shearer, Canadian film sound engineer (d. 1971)
  • 1901
    Lee Strasberg, Austrian director (d. 1982)
  • 1904
    Isamu Noguchi, American sculptor (d. 1988)
  • 1930
    Bob Mathias, American decathlete (d. 2006)
  • 1934
    Fenella Fielding, English actress
  • 1938
    Gordon Lightfoot, Canadian singer
  • 1943
    Lauren Hutton, American actress
  • 1966
    Richard Fortus, American guitarist (Guns N' Roses)
  • 1974
    Berto Romero, Spanish humorist

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