School segregation ended on this day - 1969
Happy Birthday, GABRIELLE UNION/TRACEE ELLIS ROSS
We remember Al Molinaro "Happy Days ... Al Delvecchio". (d. 2015), Keith 'singer' Wilder (d. 2017), John 'comedian/actor' Witherspoon (d. 2019)
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
National Dashiki Day
John Adams (1735)
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Family Stories Month
Nationally Military Family Appreciation Month
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
National Entrepreneurship Month
National Adoption Month
National Family Caregiver Month
National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
Baltimore City Maryland: William Donald Schaefer Day
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
National Housewife's Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
King Tut Day
National Cookie Day
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY/LOVE" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
International Day of Prayer
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
Daylight Saving Time ends (clock back one hour)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE/THANDIE 'actress' NEWTON
Revolution Day, Russia
We remember Dean 'actor' Stockwell (d. 2021).
Happy Birthday, State of MONTANA
Happy Birthday, ALFRE WOODARD
We remember Esther " Florida on Good Times" Rolle (11/8/1920-11/17/1998), Minni Riperton Rudolph (11/8/1947-7/12/1979), Dwight "Heavy D" Myers (5/24/67-11/08/11), Melvin Wah Wah Watson Ragin (b. 1950)
Happy Birthday, Sandy "PEPA" Denton/ROXANNE SHANTE
We remember Dorothy Dandridge
Name the state flower of Hawaii.
Benjamin Banneker 1731-1806 Designed Washington, D.C
Happy Birthday: AMERICAN MARINE,1775
Name the 1st black to compose a state song?
Happy Birthday,State of WASHINGTON/SINBAD/MIRANDA LAMBERT/ALAINA REED
We Remember Gerald Levert (d. 2006).
Where is the oldest black baptist church?
We remember Sharon Jones; Philip McKeon (b. 1964)
Happy Birthday, LEONARDO DICAPRIO/PETER PARROS/DEMI MOORE
National Service of Remembrance/Remembrance Sunday (Europe)
Happy Birthday, TEVIN CAMPBELL/ANNE HATHAWAY/RYAN GOSLING
First anti-slavery political party established, 1839
World Kindness Day
Formation of Natl. Committee of 13 against Superstition, Prejudice, & Fear
Religious Fact: King James Bible is over 400 yrs. old
Happy Birthday, WHOOPI GOLDBERG
National Education Week, YR 2023 (11/13 - 11/17)
Happy Birthday, LIL BOOSIE/REV RUN/TAWATHA singer AGEE MTUME
Happy Birthday, KING CHARLES (UK)
We remember Claude Monet (1840), Mclean'actor'Stevenson
Happy Birthday, ALEXANDER O'NEAL
U.S. Recycles Day
Creation of AME Church - 1787
We remember Kim Parker (d. 2018).
Shichi-Go-San Day (Japan)
We remember William Christopher Handy "Father of the Blues" (1873-1958)
Where was the 1st black Baptist congregation located?
Happy Birthday, State of OKLAHOMA, GERARD BUTLER
National Fast Food Day
Happy Birthday, ROCSI DIAZ/DANNY DEVITO/RACHEL MCADAMS
Jury Appreciation Day
We remember Azzedine "clothing designer" Alaia.
Happy Birthday, FABOLOUS/CHRISTIAN SIRIANO/MIKE EPPS/JOHN HERNDON/JOHNNY MERCER (d), LINDA EVANS/GWEN WILSON/MEGYN KELLY
James Garfield (1831)
Indira Gandhi (1917)
Discovery of Puerto Rico Day
We remember Billy "R&B Singer"Scott (d. 11/19/2012), Della Reese, Terrence "Living Single's Kyle" Carson (b.)
Happy Birthday, Mickey Mouse
We remember Franklin Cover (d. 2/5/2006)
Faithbased: Feast of Christ the King
Who was the 1st black woman state senator in MD?
WORLD CHILDREN'S DAY
Happy Birthday, President-elect and Former Vice President-elect Joe Biden
Name the President to proclaim Thanksgiving.
How many days was the 1st Thanksgiving celebrated?
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH CAROLINA, GOLDIE HAWN
We remember Art "Chef" Ginsburg d., and David Cassidy.
President John F. Kennedy death 1963
Happy Birthday SCARLETT JOHANSSON/CANDICE GLOVER
We remember Larry Hagman d. "Infamous JR Ewing", Gloria "Jazz Singer" Lynne (11/23/1929-10/15/13)
Happy Birthday, MILEY CYRUS/TOM JOYNER
GICPA Social Theme: Christmas-Season Caroling Officially Begins! Thanksgiving Evening - January 1, yearly
American Indian Heritage Day in my home state, Maryland)
Franklin Pierce (1804)
What foods were presented at the 1st Thanksgiving?
Zachary Taylor (1784)
Happy Birthday, KATHERINE HEIGL
Segregation banned in interstate travel - 1955
Happy Birthday, PERCY SLEDGE/CHRISTINA APPLEGATE/STACY LATTISAW
We remember Florence Henderson, and Irene Cara (d. 2022)
'Begin Defrosting Turkey for Thanksgiving' Weekend
Dress Up Saturday
The League of Women Voters created in Chicago, IL.
We remember Tina Turner (d.5/24/2023)
We remember Sojourner Truth [Isabella Van Wagener] (1797-1885); Ron Glass; Colonel Abrams.
Islam Faith: Birthday of Prophet Muhummad, and Mother Khadijah Farrakhan Nation of Islam Representative.
'Begin Defrosting Turkey for Thanksgiving' Weekend
We remember Jimi Hendrix.
Happy Birthday, JON STEWART; JALEEL "actor" WHITE; ROBIN "actress" GIVENS
We remember James "Fresh Prince" Avery (b. 1945).
Name the 1st black church that owned an organ.
Happy Birthday, BERRY GORDY/TREY SONGZ
We remember Clarencer Fountain (b. 1929); Ethel Ennis (b. 1932).
We remember Chadwick Boseman (b.1976).
Square Dance Day
Happy Birthday, JAMES FORTUNE/KISLYCK HALSEY
1st two blacks converted to Methodist Religion - 1758
Happy Birthday, RICHARD SMALLWOOD/BEN STILLER/ROBERT GUILLAUME
We remember TBN's Paul Crouch (3/30/1934-11/30/2013); Jim "Gomer Pyle" Nabers (d. 2017).
Name the creator of the 1st book of US hymnals
We remember Dick Clark (11/30/1928-4/18/2012), Winston Churchill (1874), Mark Twain birth (1835)
We remember former president George H. W. Bush (11/30/18 d.)
Hosted Theme: Global December Family Holiday-Traditions Month (Dec 1 - Jan. 17, yearly)
We remember Richard Pryor (12/1/1940-12/18/2005), Vesta Williams (12/1/1957-9/22/2011), Lou Rawls, and Ken Berry (d.).
Happy Birthday,OBBA BABATUNDE/ VIOLET AFFLECK/BETTE MIDLER/JANELLE MONAE/ZOE KRAVITZ/GOLDEN BROOKS
Faith: Spiritual Literacy Month
Rosa Parks's Day
Happy Birthday, TEAIRRA MARI/BRITNEY SPEARS
Human Rights Month/Universal Human Rights Month
Hanukkah candles lit for spirit, courage, justice, and hope.