Nationally Military Family Appreciation Month
Family Stories Month
National Adoption Month
International Day of Prayer
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
Daylight Saving Time Ends
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
National Housewife's Day
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
King Tut Day
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
National Cookie Day
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE
Revolution Day, Russia
Happy Birthday, State of MONTANA
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, ALFRE WOODARD
Happy Birthday, Sandy "PEPA" Denton/ROXANNE SHANTE
Benjamin Banneker 1731-1806 Designed Washington, D.C
Name the state flower of Hawaii.
We remember Dorothy Dandridge
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).
Happy Birthday: AMERICAN MARINE,1775
Where is the oldest black baptist church?
Happy Birthday, LEONARDO DICAPRIO/PETER PARROS/DEMI MOORE
We remember Sharon Jones; Philip McKeon (b. 1964)
First anti-slavery political party established, 1839
Happy Birthday, TEVIN CAMPBELL/ANNE HATHAWAY/RYAN GOSLING
Formation of Natl. Committee of 13 against Superstition, Prejudice, & Fear
World Kindness Day
Religious Fact: King James Bible is over 400 yrs. old
Happy Birthday, WHOOPI GOLDBERG
Happy Birthday, PRINCE CHARLES/LIL BOOSIE/REV RUN
We remember Claude Monet (1840), Mclean'actor'Stevenson
We remember Kim Parker (d. 2018).
Creation of AME Church - 1787
U.S. Recycles Day
Shichi-Go-San Day (Japan)
Happy Birthday, ALEXANDER O'NEAL
We remember William Christopher Handy "Father of the Blues" (1873-1958)
National Fast Food Day
Where was the 1st black Baptist congregation located?
Happy Birthday, State of OKLAHOMA, GERARD BUTLER
Happy Birthday, ROCSI DIAZ/DANNY DEVITO/RACHEL MCADAMS
World Peace Day/Eid al Adha
Happy Birthday, FABOLOUS/CHRISTIAN SIRIANO/MIKE EPPS/JOHN HERNDON/JOHNNY MERCER (d), LINDA EVANS/GWEN WILSON/MEGYN KELLY
Jury Appreciation Day
We remember Azzedine "clothing designer" Alaia.
James Garfield (1831)
Indira Gandhi (1917)
Happy Birthday, Mickey Mouse
We remember Billy "R&B Singer"Scott (d. 11/19/2012), Della Reese, Terrence "Living Single's Kyle" Carson (b.)
Discovery of Puerto Rico Day
We remember Franklin Cover (d. 2/5/2006)
Name the President to proclaim Thanksgiving.
Happy Birthday, President-elect and Former Vice President-elect Joe Biden
Who was the 1st black woman state senator in MD?
WORLD CHILDREN'S DAY
How many days was the 1st Thanksgiving celebrated?
World Hello Day
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)
American Indian Heritage Day in my home state, Maryland)
Happy Birthday, MILEY CYRUS/TOM JOYNER
Franklin Pierce (1804)
What foods were presented at the 1st Thanksgiving?
Zachary Taylor (1784)
Happy Birthday, KATHERINE HEIGL
We remember Florence Henderson.
Segregation banned in interstate travel - 1955
Happy Birthday, PERCY SLEDGE/CHRISTINA APPLEGATE/STACY LATTISAW
The League of Women Voters created in Chicago, IL.
Islam Faith: Birthday of Prophet Muhummad
GICPA Social Theme: Christmas-Season Caroling Officially Begins! 11/26-12/25, yearly
Happy Birthday, TINA TURNER
We remember Sojourner Truth [Isabella Van Wagener] (1797-1885); Ron Glass; Colonel Abrams.
Happy Birthday, JON STEWART; JALEEL "actor" WHITE
Hosted Social: Christmas-Season Caroling Begins (11/27 - 1/17, yearly)
We remember Jimi Hendrix.
Shop a Small Business Weekend
Name the 1st black church that owned an organ.
We remember Clarencer Fountain (b. 1929); Ethel Ennis (b. 1932).
Happy Birthday, BERRY GORDY/TREY SONGZ
Dress Up Saturday
Shop a Small Business Saturday
Square Dance Day
1st two blacks converted to Methodist Religion - 1758
Happy Birthday, JAMES FORTUNE/KISLYCK HALSEY
We remember Chadwick Boseman (b.1976).
First Sunday of Advent
We remember former president George H. W. Bush (11/30/18 d.)
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)
Rosa Parks's Day
Hosted Theme: Global December Family Holiday-Traditions Month (Dec 1 - Jan. 17, yearly)
Happy Birthday,OBBA BABATUNDE/ VIOLET AFFLECK/BETTE MIDLER/JANELLE MONAE/ZOE KRAVITZ/GOLDEN BROOKS
Faith: Spiritual Literacy Month
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, TEAIRRA MARI/BRITNEY SPEARS
Hanukkah candles lit for spirit, courage, justice, and hope.
Human Rights Month/Universal Human Rights Month
Happy Birthday, State of ILLINOIS
Happy Birthday, JULIANNE MOORE/MARY ALICE/TIFFANY HADDISH
Founders' Day: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity (1906)
Happy Birthday, TYRA BANKS/JAY-Z/JEFF BRIDGES
Phyllis Wheatley - ?born - 1784
Martin Van Buren (1782)
We remember Dave Brubeck, Walt Disney, Nelson Mandela
Happy Birthday, LITTLE RICHARD/PAULA PATTON/MICHEL'LE
Independence Day (Finland)