November 24: Day of the Week
November 24, 2019 is the 328th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 37 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.
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Here’s the November calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Sagittarius 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 24 Historical Event(s)
- 1429Joan of Arc unsuccessfully besieges La Charité.
- 1850Danish troops defeat a Schleswig-Holstein force in the town of Lottorf, Schleswig-Holstein.
- 1906The Canton Bulldogs-Massillon Tigers Betting Scandal, the first major scandal in professional American football.
- 1932In Washington, D.C., the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory (better known as the FBI Crime Lab) officially opens.
- 1941World War II: The United States grants Lend-Lease to the Free French.
- 1943World War II: The USS Liscome Bay is torpedoed near Tarawa and sinks, killing 650 men.
- 1944World War II: Bombing of Tokyo – The first bombing raid against the Japanese capital from the east and by land is carried out by 88 American aircraft.
- 1966Bulgarian TABSO Flight 101 crashes near Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, killing all 82 people on board.
- 1973A national speed limit is imposed on the Autobahn in Germany because of the 1973 oil crisis. The speed limit lasted only four months.
- 1992A China Southern Airlines domestic flight in the People’s Republic of China, crashes, killing all 141 people on-board.
Who were born on November 24?
- 1583Juan Martínez de Jáuregui y Aguilar, Spanish poet (d. 1641)
- 1655Charles XI of Sweden (d. 1697)
- 1859Cass Gilbert, American architect (d. 1934)
- 1874Charles William Miller, Brazilian footballer (d. 1953)
- 1904Albert Ross Tilley, Canadian Plastic Surgeon (d. 1988)
- 1910Larry Siemering, American college football head coach (d. 2009)
- 1944Bev Bevan, English rock drummer (The Move, Electric Light Orchestra)
- 1945Lee Michaels, American musician and singer
- 1968Todd Beamer, American, acclaimed hero of United Airlines Flight 93 (d. 2001)
- 1976Chen Lu, Chinese figure skater
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