November 5: Day of the Week
November 5, 2022 is the 309th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 56 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
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Here’s the November calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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 5 Historical Event(s)
- 1138Ly Anh Tong is enthroned as emperor of Vietnam at the age of two, starting a 37-year reign.
- 1530The St. Felix’s Flood destroys the city of Reimerswaal in the Netherlands.
- 1780French-American forces under Colonel LaBalme are defeated by Miami Chief Little Turtle.
- 1811Salvadoran priest José Matías Delgado, rang the bells of La Merced church in San Salvador, calling for insurrection and launching the 1811 Independence Movement
- 1838The Federal Republic of Central America begins to disintegrate when Nicaragua separates from the Federation.
- 1895George B. Selden is granted the first U.S. patent for an automobile.
- 1913King Otto of Bavaria is deposed by his cousin, Prince Regent Ludwig, who assumes the title Ludwig III.
- 1925Secret agent Sidney Reilly, the first “super-spy” of the 20th century, is executed by the OGPU, the secret police of the Soviet Union.
- 1937Adolf Hitler holds a secret meeting and states his plans for acquiring “living space” for the German people.
- 1970Vietnam War: The United States Military Assistance Command in Vietnam reports the lowest weekly American soldier death toll in five years (24).
Who were born on November 5?
- 1271Mahmud Ghazan, Mongol ruler (d. 1304)
- 1818Benjamin Franklin Butler, 33rd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1893)
- 1934Victor Argo, American actor (d. 2004)
- 1938César Luis Menotti, Argentine footballer
- 1939Lobsang Tenzin, the 5th Samdhong Rinpoche, Kalon Tripa (Prime Minister) of the Tibetan Government-in-exile
- 1940Ted Kulongoski, American politician
- 1943Sam Shepard, American playwright and actor
- 1973Alexei Yashin, Russian ice hockey player
- 1974Ryan Adams, American musician
- 1988Virat Kohli, Indian cricketer
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