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November 21st is the 325th day of the year (326th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 40 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about November 21st, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on November 21st
1694 Voltaire (writer, philosopher)
1787 Samuel Cunard (businessman - founded Cunard Line)
1854 Pope Benedict XV (Pope 1914-1922)
1898 Rene Magritte (artist)
1937 Ingrid Pitt (actress)
1944 Harold Ramis (actor)
1945 Goldie Hawn (actress)
1948 Lonnie Jordan (singer, musician - War)
1963 Nicollette Sheriden (actress)
1964 Liza Tarbuck (actress)
1965 Björk (singer)
1972 Rain Phoenix (actress)
November 21st in History
1789 North Carolina is 12th state to ratify the US Constitution.
1791 Colonel Napoléon Bonaparte is promoted to General and appointed Commander-in-Chief of the armies of the French Republic.
1877 Thomas Alva Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine to record and play-back sound.
1922 Rebecca Latimer Felton becomes the first female US Senator.
1953 Natural History Museum announces the Piltdown Man skull is a fake.
2004 The Nintendo DS is released in the USA and Canada.
2004 The Paris Club of 19 of the world's biggest economies votes to write off 80% of Iraq's externald debt.
November 21st is also
Armed Forces Day (Bangladesh)
World Television Day
People born on November 21st are Sagittarius
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