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Friday November 8, 2019

November 8: Day of the Week

November 8, 2019 is the 312nd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 53 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.

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

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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 8 Historical Event(s)

  • 1520
    Stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people.
  • 1745
    Charles Edward Stuart invades England with an army of ~5000 that would later participate in the Battle of Culloden.
  • 1901
    Bloody clashes take place in Athens following the translation of the Gospels into demotic Greek.
  • 1923
    Beer Hall Putsch: In Munich, Adolf Hitler leads the Nazis in an unsuccessful attempt to overthrow the German government.
  • 1942
    World War II: Operation Torch – United States and United Kingdom forces land in French North Africa.
  • 1960
    John F. Kennedy defeats Richard Nixon in one of the closest presidential elections of the twentieth century to become the 35th president of the United States.
  • 1965
    The 173rd Airborne is ambushed by over 1,200 Viet Cong in Operation Hump during the Vietnam War, while the 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment fight one of the first set-piece engagements of the war between Australian forces and the Vietcong at the Battle of Gang Toi.
  • 1966
    U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signs into law an antitrust exemption allowing the National Football League to merge with the upstart American Football League.
  • 1968
    The Vienna Convention on Road Traffic is signed to facilitate international road traffic and to increase road safety by standardising the uniform traffic rules among the signatories.
  • 1977
    Manolis Andronikos, a Greek archaeologist and professor at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, discovers the tomb of Philip II of Macedon at Vergina.

Who were born on November 8?

  • 1656
    Edmond Halley, British astronomer and mathematician (d. 1742)
  • 1706
    Johann Ulrich von Cramer, German judge and philosopher (d. 1772)
  • 1710
    Sarah Fielding, English writer (d. 1768)
  • 1920
    Eugênio de Araújo Sales, Brazilian cardinal
  • 1932
    Stéphane Audran, French actress
  • 1951
    Peter Suber, American academic
  • 1952
    John Denny, American baseball player
  • 1960
    Oleg Menshikov, Russian actor
  • 1982
    Lynndie England, former U.S. Army reservist, associated with Abu Ghraib
  • 1985
    Magda Apanowicz, Canadian actress

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