November 29, 2023 was the 333rd day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 32 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.
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Here’s the November calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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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.
November 29 Historical Event(s)
The Korean king Yi Seong-gye, founder of the Joseon Dynasty, moves the capital from Kaesŏng to Hanyang, today known as Seoul.
San Jose, California, is founded as Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe. It is the first civilian settlement, or pueblo, in Alta California.
Whitman Massacre: Missionaries Dr. Marcus Whitman, his wife Narcissa, and 15 others are killed by Cayuse and Umatilla Indians, causing the Cayuse War.
American Civil War: Battle of Spring Hill – A Confederate advance into Tennessee misses an opportunity to crush the Union Army. General John Bell Hood is angered, which leads to the Battle of Franklin.
Albania is liberated by the Albanian partisans.
My Trach Massacre: First Indochina War.
The Partition Plan: the United Nations General Assembly votes to partition Israel.
Trans-Canada Airlines Flight 831: A Douglas DC-8 carrying 118, crashes after taking-off from Dorval Airport near Montreal.
Soviet war in Afghanistan: The United Nations General Assembly passes a resolution stating that Soviet Union forces should withdraw from Afghanistan.
Gulf War: The United Nations Security Council passes two resolutions to restore international peace and security if Iraq did not withdraw its forces from Kuwait and free all foreign hostages by January 15, 1991.
Who were born on November 29?
Billy Strayhorn, American musician and composer (d. 1967)
Diane Ladd, American actress
Maggie Thompson, American magazine editor
Neal Broten, American ice hockey player
Kim Delaney, American actress
John Layfield, American professional wrestler
Zbigniew Szewczyk, Polish footballer
Michalis Kakiouzis, Greek basketball player
Simon Amstell, English comedian and television presenter
Stephen O'Halloran, Irish footballer
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