November 5: Day of the Week
November 5, 2019 is the 309th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 56 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mardi.
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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)
- 1499Publication of the Catholicon in Tréguier (Brittany). This Breton-French-Latin dictionary was written in 1464 by Jehan Lagadeuc. It is the first Breton dictionary as well as the first French dictionary.
- 1688The Glorious Revolution begins: William of Orange lands at Brixham.
- 1743Coordinated scientific observations of the transit of Mercury are organized by Joseph-Nicolas Delisle.
- 1831Nat Turner, American slave leader, is tried, convicted, and sentenced to death in Virginia.
- 1862American Civil War: Abraham Lincoln removes George B. McClellan as commander of the Union Army for the second and final time.
- 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.
- 1916The Everett Massacre takes place in Everett, Washington as political differences lead to a shoot-out between the Industrial Workers of the World organizers and local police.
- 1990Rabbi Meir Kahane, founder of the far-right Kach movement, is shot dead after a speech at a New York City hotel.
- 1995André Dallaire attempts to assassinate Prime Minister Jean Chrétien of Canada. He is thwarted when the Prime Minister’s wife locks the door.
Who were born on November 5?
- 1938Jim Steranko, American graphic artist
- 1955Karan Thapar, Indian journalist and political analyst
- 1956Denise Jannah, Dutch Suriname-born jazz vocalist
- 1958Robert Patrick, American actor
- 1960René Froger, Dutch singer
- 1971Jonny Greenwood, guitarist (Radiohead)
- 1977Richard Wright, English footballer
- 1984Nick Folk, American football player
- 1987O. J. Mayo, American basketball player
- 1988Virat Kohli, Indian cricketer
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