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• 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

• Eco-Friendly Sunday

• Daylight Saving Time Ends
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• 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).

• New Monday
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• Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN

• National Housewife's Day

• Interesting Tuesday

• Election Day
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• 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

• Doable Wednesday
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• The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.

• Bonfire Night (UK/London)

• Anticipating Thursday
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• Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE

• Pleasant Friday
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• Revolution Day, Russia

• Happy Birthday, State of MONTANA

• Investment Saturday
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• 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

• Eco-Friendly Sunday
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• 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

• New Monday
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• 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

• Interesting Tuesday
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• Where is the oldest black baptist church?

• Happy Birthday, LEONARDO DICAPRIO/PETER PARROS/DEMI MOORE

• We remember Sharon Jones; Philip McKeon (b. 1964)

• Veterans Day

• Doable Wednesday
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• First anti-slavery political party established, 1839

• Happy Birthday, TEVIN CAMPBELL/ANNE HATHAWAY/RYAN GOSLING

• Anticipating Thursday
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• 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

• Pleasant Friday
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• Happy Birthday, PRINCE CHARLES/LIL BOOSIE/REV RUN

• We remember Claude Monet (1840), Mclean'actor'Stevenson

• Investment Saturday
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• 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

• Eco-Friendly Sunday
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• 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

• New Monday
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• Happy Birthday, ROCSI DIAZ/DANNY DEVITO/RACHEL MCADAMS

• World Peace Day/Eid al Adha

• Interesting Tuesday
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• 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.

• Doable Wednesday
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• 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

• Anticipating Thursday
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• 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

• Pleasant Friday
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• 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.

• Investment Saturday
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• President John F. Kennedy death 1963

• Happy Birthday SCARLETT JOHANSSON/CANDICE GLOVER

• Eco-Friendly Sunday
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• 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)

• New Monday
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• What foods were presented at the 1st Thanksgiving?

• Zachary Taylor (1784)

• Happy Birthday, KATHERINE HEIGL

• Interesting Tuesday
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• We remember Florence Henderson.

• Segregation banned in interstate travel - 1955

• Happy Birthday, PERCY SLEDGE/CHRISTINA APPLEGATE/STACY LATTISAW

• Doable Wednesday
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• 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.

• Thanksgiving Day

• Anticipating Thursday
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• Happy Birthday, JON STEWART; JALEEL "actor" WHITE

• Hosted Social: Christmas-Season Caroling Begins (11/27 - 1/17, yearly)

• We remember Jimi Hendrix.

• Pleasant Friday

• Shop a Small Business Weekend
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• 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

• Investment Saturday

• Shop a Small Business Saturday
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• 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

• Eco-Friendly Sunday
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• 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)

• New Monday
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• 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.).
• Interesting Tuesday
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• Happy Birthday, TEAIRRA MARI/BRITNEY SPEARS
• Hanukkah candles lit for spirit, courage, justice, and hope.
• Human Rights Month/Universal Human Rights Month
• Doable Wednesday
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• Happy Birthday, State of ILLINOIS
• Happy Birthday, JULIANNE MOORE/MARY ALICE/TIFFANY HADDISH
• Anticipating Thursday
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• Founders' Day: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity (1906)
• Cookie Day
• Happy Birthday, TYRA BANKS/JAY-Z/JEFF BRIDGES
• Pleasant Friday
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• 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)
• Investment Saturday