2023 Weekly Holidays that include November 10, are:
Dear Santa Letter Week - November 7-13
Kristallnacht - November 9-10
World Origami Days - October 24 - November 11
2023 Monthly Holidays that include November 10, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our November Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of November.
NOTE: A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
World Festivals and Events (Date Order)
Cricket World Cup - October 5 - November 19, 2023
Pirates Fest - Cayman Islands National Festival - November 3-26, 2023 (Little Cayman - November 3-5, 2023; Grand Cayman - November 9-19, 2023; Cayman Brac - November 24-26, 2023) This is the Cayman Islands, National Festival and features different events such as street dances, costumes, float parade, heritage days, underwater treasure hunt, games, controlled mayhem with a mock invasion, lots of music and events for kids and teens.
The Astrological Sign for November 10 is Scorpio.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month for November are:
Chrysanthemum - abundance, cheerfulness, compassion, friendship, secret love
The Birthstone(s) for November is Topaz and Citrine.
1483 - Martin Luther, German monk and priest, leader of the Protestant Reformation (d. 1546)
1923 - Hachiko, Japanese dog who was famous for his loyalty to his owner (d. 1935)
1925 - Richard Burton, Welsh actor and singer (Hamlet, Whose Afraid of Virginia Woolf) (d. 1984)
1947 - Dave Loggins, American singer and songwriter (Please Come to Boston)
1992 - Chuck Connors, American actor (The Rifleman) (b. 1921)
2022 - Keven Conroy - American voice actor who was the longtime voice of Batman (b. 1955)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
2001 - Actress Andie MacDowell (Four Weddings and a Funeral), marries businessman Rhett Hartzog 2007 - Actress Julianna Margulies (E.R.), marries lawyer Keith Lieberthal
Quote of the Day
Leaves are Falling! Coffee is so much more enjoyable in the Fall and Winter when it is cold and the coffee is nice and warming to the body and spirit!
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
The Science of Dieting indicates that it is best to eat a reduced fat diet without limiting calories. Eat Healthy Carbs, Lean Protein, and stop eating when you are full.
If you want to lose weight, the current research seems to show that it is best to eat a reduced fat diet without limiting calories. Eat healthy carbohydrates, lean protein, and stop eating when you are full. Eat healthy and lose weight! The dieting industry will not like this research!!!
1775 - The United States Marine Corps is founded in Philadelphia by Samuel Nicholas
1940 - The Vrancea earthquake hits Romania killing an estimated 1,000 and injuring 4,000 more
1944 - The ammunition ship USS Mount Hood explodes at Seeadler Harbour, Manus (Admiralty Islands), killing 432 and injuring 371
1946 - The Peruvian Andes mountains are hit with a 6.9 earthquake that kills at least 1,400 people
1951 - Dial coast-to-coast telephone service begins in the United States
1954 - The USMC War Memorial (Iwo Jima Memorial) in Arlington Ridge Park in Arlington, Virginia is dedicated by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower
1958 - New York diamond merchant Harry Winston donates the Hope Diamond to the Smithsonian Institution
1975 - All 29 crew members on board are killed - when the 729 foot long freighter SS Edmund Fitzgerald sinks during a storm on Lake Superior
1989 - Germany begins to tear down the Berlin Wall
1997 - WorldCom and MCI Communications announce a $37 billion merger which is the largest merger in U.S. history at the time
2006 - U.S. President George W. Bush dedicates the opening of the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Quantico, Virginia
2008 - NASA announces the Phoenix mission conclusion after communications with the lander were lost over five months after landing on Mars
This Day in Music
1938 - Kate Smith sings God Bless America by Irving Berlin for the first time on her radio show (video below)
1969 - Sesame Street debuts on American public television, with many musicians appearing on the show through the years
1988 - After a 6 year break, Steve Miller starts touring again
2007 - For the first time ever, country artists hold the top three spots on the U.S. Album chart 1) Carrie Underwood - Carnival Ride 2) Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Raising Sand and 3) Gary Allan - Living Hard
This Day in Sports
1971 - Joe Torre wins the National League MVP and Vida Blue wins the American League MVP
1977 - Major Indoor Soccer League is officially organized
1991 - Martina Navratilova ties Chris Evert's record with 157 pro tennis tournament wins
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. (historical) A wooden statue, used as a cult image in Ancient Greece.
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