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)
John Adams (1735)
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
National Dashiki Day
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
National Adoption Month
National Entrepreneurship Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
National Family Caregiver Month
National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Baltimore City Maryland: William Donald Schaefer Day
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
National Housewife's Day
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
King Tut Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY/LOVE" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
National Cookie Day
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
International Day of Prayer
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Daylight Saving Time ends (clock back one hour)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE/THANDIE 'actress' NEWTON
Happy Birthday, State of MONTANA
Revolution Day, Russia
We remember Dean 'actor' Stockwell (d. 2021).
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
We Remember Gerald Levert (d. 2006).
Name the 1st black to compose a state song?
Happy Birthday,State of WASHINGTON/SINBAD/MIRANDA LAMBERT/ALAINA REED
We remember Sharon Jones; Philip McKeon (b. 1964)
Happy Birthday, LEONARDO DICAPRIO/PETER PARROS/DEMI MOORE
Where is the oldest black baptist church?
Happy Birthday, TEVIN CAMPBELL/ANNE HATHAWAY/RYAN GOSLING
National Service of Remembrance/Remembrance Sunday (Europe)
First anti-slavery political party established, 1839
Formation of Natl. Committee of 13 against Superstition, Prejudice, & Fear
Happy Birthday, WHOOPI GOLDBERG
World Kindness Day
Religious Fact: King James Bible is over 400 yrs. old
National Education Week, YR 2023 (11/13 - 11/17)
Happy Birthday, KING CHARLES (UK)
Happy Birthday, LIL BOOSIE/REV RUN/TAWATHA singer AGEE MTUME
We remember Claude Monet (1840), Mclean'actor'Stevenson
U.S. Recycles Day
Shichi-Go-San Day (Japan)
Happy Birthday, ALEXANDER O'NEAL
We remember Kim Parker (d. 2018).
Creation of AME Church - 1787
Where was the 1st black Baptist congregation located?
National Fast Food Day
We remember William Christopher Handy "Father of the Blues" (1873-1958)
Happy Birthday, State of OKLAHOMA, GERARD BUTLER
Happy Birthday, ROCSI DIAZ/DANNY DEVITO/RACHEL MCADAMS
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)
We remember Billy "R&B Singer"Scott (d. 11/19/2012), Della Reese, Terrence "Living Single's Kyle" Carson (b.)
Happy Birthday, Mickey Mouse
Discovery of Puerto Rico Day
We remember Franklin Cover (d. 2/5/2006)
Faithbased: Feast of Christ the King
Name the President to proclaim Thanksgiving.
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
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.
Happy Birthday SCARLETT JOHANSSON/CANDICE GLOVER
President John F. Kennedy death 1963
Franklin Pierce (1804)
American Indian Heritage Day in my home state, Maryland)
We remember Larry Hagman d. "Infamous JR Ewing", Gloria "Jazz Singer" Lynne (11/23/1929-10/15/13)
GICPA Social Theme: Christmas-Season Caroling Officially Begins! Thanksgiving Evening - January 1, yearly
Happy Birthday, MILEY CYRUS/TOM JOYNER
Happy Birthday, KATHERINE HEIGL
Zachary Taylor (1784)
What foods were presented at the 1st Thanksgiving?
Happy Birthday, PERCY SLEDGE/CHRISTINA APPLEGATE/STACY LATTISAW
We remember Florence Henderson, and Irene Cara (d. 2022)
Segregation banned in interstate travel - 1955
'Begin Defrosting Turkey for Thanksgiving' Weekend
We remember Sojourner Truth [Isabella Van Wagener] (1797-1885); Ron Glass; Colonel Abrams.
The League of Women Voters created in Chicago, IL.
Islam Faith: Birthday of Prophet Muhummad, and Mother Khadijah Farrakhan Nation of Islam Representative.
We remember Tina Turner (d.5/24/2023)
Dress Up Saturday
'Begin Defrosting Turkey for Thanksgiving' Weekend
Happy Birthday, JON STEWART; JALEEL "actor" WHITE; ROBIN "actress" GIVENS
We remember Jimi Hendrix.
We remember James "Fresh Prince" Avery (b. 1945).
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
1st two blacks converted to Methodist Religion - 1758
Happy Birthday, JAMES FORTUNE/KISLYCK HALSEY
We remember Chadwick Boseman (b.1976).
Square Dance Day
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.)
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
Rosa Parks's Day
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
Hosted Theme: Global December Family Holiday-Traditions Month (Dec 1 - Jan. 17, yearly)
Human Rights Month/Universal Human Rights Month
Hanukkah candles lit for spirit, courage, justice, and hope.
Happy Birthday, TEAIRRA MARI/BRITNEY SPEARS