About the month of November
"November is the eleventh month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four Gregorian months with the length of 30 days. November retained its name (from the Latin novem meaning "nine") when January and February were added to the Roman calendar.
November is a month of spring in the Southern Hemisphere and autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. Therefore November in the Southern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of May in the Northern Hemisphere and vice versa.
November starts on the same day of the week as February in common years, and March every year. November ends on the same day of the week as August every year."
• Zodiac Signs: Scorpio/The Scorpion, Oct. 24 - Nov. 21 -Sagittarius / The Archer / Nov 22 - Dec 21. • November Birthstone: Topaz, Citrine or aquamarine. Meaning: Fidelity
November has a long list of fun food observances that's celebrated during the month of November.
For Example, The month of November is:
This means that each year the Holiday falls on a different date. Examples of this is:
• Election Day is the first Tuesday after the First Monday of November.
• In Australia, the Melbourne Cup horse race is held annually on the (first Tuesday in Nov).
• Tie One On Day: The fourth Wednesday in November, the day before Thanksgiving • The day after Thanksgiving in the USA / famous for shopping known as "Black Friday." • Monday immediately following Thanksgiving Day in the USA is Cyber Monday. • Advent: starts on the 4th Sunday before December 25; in other words, the Sunday between
November 27 and December 3 inclusive.
Our monthly calendar is packed full of unique, strange, bazaar, wacky and weird holidays. These are some of the most popular observances for weird, wild and wacky parties too!
It's National Month of?
The month is a unit of time, used with calendars, which is approximately as long as some natural "period related to the motion of the Moon; month and Moon are cognates."
Each month our calendar has a list of holidays that are observed for the whole month.
It's National Week of?
Our calendar has full week observances.
It's National Day of?
November has a long list of Day-Long Observances that's celebrated for a full day. A great example of this is November 1st. On November 1 we celebrate All Saints' Day, Authors Day, Day of the Dead, Family Literacy Day, Men make dinner Day, World Aids Day and several other fun subjects.
Note: We try to keep our information up to date but it must be said that organizations sometimes change the date of their holiday and many holidays are actual movable holidays which means the date will change from year to year. We try to keep you up to date but we do suggest that you not take our research set in stone. We ask that you let our information be a guide to you as you continue to do your own calendar research. :) Thank You! • •