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2022 November

MONTH-LONG OBSERVANCES
Adopt a Senior Pet Month
Adopt a Turkey Month
Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month
American Indian Heritage Month
Aviation History Month
Banana Pudding Lovers Month
Children’s Grief Awareness Month
Child Safety and Protection Month
Christmas Seals Month
Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month
Diabetic Eye Disease Month
Epilepsy Awareness Month
Eye Donation Month
Family Stories Month
Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month
Greens and Plantains Month
Hepatitis C Education, Awareness, and Screening Month
Historic Bridge Awareness Month
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
MADD’s Tie One On for Safety Holiday Campaign
Manatee Awareness Month
Military Family Appreciation Month
Movember
National Adoption Month
National Career Development Month
National COPD Month
National Diabetes Month
National Entrepreneurship Month
National Family Caregivers Month
National Family Literacy Month
National Fun with Fondue Month
National Georgia Pecan Month
National Gratitude Month
National Healthy Skin Month
National Home Care and Hospice Month
National Impotency Month
National Inspirational Role Models Month
National Life Writing Month
National Long-Term Care Awareness Month
National Marrow Awareness Month
National Medical Science Liaison Awareness and Appreciation Month
National Memoir Writing Month
National Model Railroad Month
National Novel Writing Month
National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month
National Pepper Month
National Pet Cancer Awareness Month
National Pomegranate Month
National PPSI/AIDS Awareness Month
National Raisin Bread Month
National Roasting Month
National Runaway Prevention Month
National Scholarship Month
National Sleep Comfort Month
National Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
Native American Heritage Month
NET Cancer Awareness Month
NoSHAVEmber
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Pet Diabetes Month
Picture Book Month
Plum and Pomegranate Month
Prematurity Awareness Month
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month
Real Jewelry Month
Spinach and Squash Month
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
Sweet Potato Month
Teff and Millet Month
TMJ Awareness Month
World Vegan Month
Worldwide Bereaved Siblings Month

WEEK-LONG OBSERVANCES
First Week (November 1-5)

Medical Cannabis Week
National Farm Toy Show Days
National Fig Week
World Communication Week

Second Week (November 6-12)
National Allied Health Week
Dear Santa Letter Week
Diabetes Education Week
Drowsy Driving Prevention Week
Give Wildlife a Brake! Week
International Games Week
National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week
National Book Awards Week
National Children’s Book Week
National Donor Sabbath
National Patient Accessibility Week
National Radiation Tech Week
National Young Readers Week
Polar Bear Week

Third Week (November 13-19)
American Education Week
American Sand Sculpting Competition
International Fraud Awareness Week
International Restorative Justice Week
National Book Award Week
National Farm-City Week
National Global Entrepreneurship Week
National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week
National Nurse Practitioner Week
National Split Pea Soup Week
National Teens Don’t Text and Drive Week
Operating Room Nurse Week
Perioperative Nurse Week
Pursuit of Happiness Week
Roc Your Moc Week
World Antibiotic Awareness Week
World Antimicrobial Awareness Week
World Kindness Week

Fourth Week (November 20-26)
Better Conversation Week
Church/State Separation Week
Geography Awareness Week
International Bible Week
National Bible Week
National Deal Week
National Family Week
National Game and Puzzle Week

Fifth Week (November 27-30)

November 1st
Aishwarya Rai’s Birthday (1973)
All Saint’s Day
Autistic Speaking Day
Cinnamon Day
Dia de Los Muertes
Extra Mile Day
Forgiveness and Happiness Day
Give Up Your “Shoulds” Day
Hockey Mask Day
International Pet Groomer’s Appreciation Day
Lyle Lovett’s Birthday (1957)
National Author’s Day
National Biologic Coordinators Day
National Brush Day
National Calzone Day
National Cook for Your Pets Day
National Deep Fried Clams Day
National Family Caregiver Day
National Family Literacy Day
National Sports Fan Day
National Vinegar Day
Plan Your Epitaph Day
Prime Meridian Day
Stephen Crane’s Birthday (1871)
World Vegan Day

November 2nd
All Soul’s Day
Cookie Monster Day
Daniel Boone’s Birthday (1734)
Flight of the Spruce Goose (1947)
International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists
Look for Circles Day
Marie Antoinette’s Birthday (1755)
National Broadcast Traffic Professionals Day
National Deviled Egg Day
National Ohio Day
Stress Awareness Day
Traffic Director’s Day

November 3rd
Cliché Day
Dennis Miller’s Birthday (1953)
Housewife’s Day
International Day Against Violence and Bullying at School Day
International Stout Day
Jellyfish Day
Ken Berry’s Birthday (1933)
National Cash Back Day
National Men Make Dinner Day (May NOT BBQ)
One Health Day
Public Television Day
Sandwich Day
SOS Day

November 4th
Fountain Pen Day
King Tut Day
Laura Bush’s Birthday (1946)
Love Your Lawyer Day
National Candy Day
National Chicken Lady Day
National Easy-Bake Oven Day
National Jersey Friday
National Medical Science Liaison Awareness and Appreciation Day
National Professional Paint Contractors Day
Parrot Head Days
Sterling North’s Birthday (1906)
Use Your Common Sense Day
Waiting for Barbarians Day
Will Roger’s Birthday (1879)
Yanni’s Birthday (1954)

November 5th
Art Garfunkel’s Birthday (1941)
Digital Scrapbooking Day
Firewood Day
Gun Powder Day
Guy Fawkes Day
National Bison Day
National Doughnut Day
National Love Your Red Hair Day
National Medical Cannabis Day
National Play Outside Day
Play Monopoly Day
Pumpkin Destruction Day
Roy Rogers’ Birthday (1911)
Sadie Hawkins Day Nonfiction Day (England )
Sam Shepard’s Birthday (1943)
Sausage and Kraut Day
Vivian Leigh’s Birthday (1913)
Wiggle Jiggle Jell-O Day
World Chili Day
World Day of the Romani Language
World Numbat Day
World Tsunami Awareness Day

November 6th
Basketball Day
Charles Dow’s Birthday (1851)
Daylight Savings Time Ends
International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict Day
International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church
John Phillip Sousa’s Birthday (1854)
Marooned without a Compass Day
National Nachos Day
Ray Conniff’s Birthday (1916)
Sally Field’s Birthday (1946)
Saxophone Day
Zero Tasking Day

November 7th
Albert Camus’ Birthday (1913)
Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day
Color the World Orange Day
Employee Brotherhood Day (SpongeBob SquarePants)
Fill Our Staplers Day
International Day of Medical Physics
International Merlot Day
Job Action Day
Joni Mitchell’s Birthday (1943)
Marie Curie’s Birthday (1867)
National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day
National Retinol Day
Notary Public Day

November 8th
Abet and Aid Punsters Day
Bonnie Raitt’s Birthday (1949)
Bram Stoker’s Birthday (1847)
Cook Something Bold and Pungent Day
Dunce Day
Edmund Halley’s Birthday (1656)
Election Day
Harvey Wallbanger Day
International Tongue Twister Day
Kazuo Ishiguro’s Birthday (1954)
Margaret Mitchell’s Birthday (1900)
National Cappuccino Day
National Parents as Teachers Day
National STEM/STEAM Day
Parker Posey’s Birthday (1968)
Shakespeare Authorship Mystery Day
X-Ray Day
World Orphans Day
World Urbanism Day

November 9th
Carl Sagan’s Birthday (1934)
Chaos Never Dies Day
International Pathology Day
Kristallnacht
Mary Travers’ Birthday (1936)
Microctia Awareness Day
National Child Safety Council Day
National Louisiana Day
National Scrapple Day
World Adoption Day
World Freedom Day

November 10th
Area Code Day
Claude Rains’ Birthday (1889)
Guiness World Records Day
Hugh Bonneville’s Birthday (1963)
International Accounting Day
International Tempranillo Day
Josh Peck’s Birthday (1986)
Martin Luther’s Birthday (1483)
National Civic Pride Day
National Forget Me Not Day
National Vanilla Cupcake Day
Neil Gaiman’s Birthday (1960)
NET Cancer Awareness Day
Sesame Street Debuted in 1969
Tim Rice’s Birthday (1944)
U.S. Marine Corps Established in 1775
Windows Day (Microsoft)
World Quality Day
World Science Day for Peace and Development

November 11th
Armistice Day
Death/Duty Day
Domino Day
Forget Me Not Day
Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s Birthday (1821)
George Patton’s Birthday (1885)
God Bless America first performed in 1938
Homunculus Awareness Day
Kurt Vonnegut’s Birthday (1922)
National Sundae Day
Origami Day
Red Lipstick Day
Remembrance Day
Veteran’s Day

November 12th
Anne Hathaway’s Birthday (1982)
Auguste Rodin’s Birthday (1840)
Chicken Soup for the Soul Day
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Day
Fancy Rat and Mouse Day
Grace Kelly’s Birthday (1929)
Nadia Comaneci’s Birthday (1961)
National Football Day
National French Dip Day
National Pizza With the Works But No Anchovies Day
Sigma Gamma Rho Day
Wine Tourism Day
World Pneumonia Day

November 13th
Chris Noth’s Birthday (1954)
Garry Marshall’s Birthday (1934)
International Tongue Twister Day
Lois Ehlert’s Birthday (1934)
National Indian Pudding Day
Robert Louis Stevenson’s Birthday (1850)
Sandwich Day
William Steig’s Birthday (1907)
World Kindness Day

November 14th
Aaron Copeland’s Birthday (1900)
Astrid Lundren’s Birthday (1907)
Brian Keith’s Birthday (1921)
Claude Monet’s Birthday (1840)
Condoleeza Rice’s Birthday (1954)
International Day Against Illicit Trafficking in Cultural Property
International Girls Day
International Selfie Day
Loosen Up, Lighten Up Day
National American Teddy Bear Day
National Block It Out Day
National Family PJ Day
National Pickle Day
National Seatbelt Day
Operating Room Nurse Day
Prince Charles’ Birthday (1948)
Spicy Guacamole Day
Spirit of National Speakers Association Day
William Steig’s Birthday (1907)
World Diabetes Day

November 15th
America Recycles Day
Ed Asner’s Birthday (1929)
Family Day
Georgia O’Keefe’s Birthday (1887)
I Love to Write Day
More Than One Role Day
National Bundt Pan Day
National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day
National Entrepreneurship Day
National Philanthropy Day
National Raisin Bran Cereal Day
National Spicy Hermit Cookie Day
Robert Cavalli’s Birthday (1940)
Steve Irwin Day
Tech Day

November 16th
Button Day
Geographic Information Systems Day
International Day for Tolerance
National Check Your Wipers Day
National Educational Support Professionals Day
National Fast Food Day
National Indiana Day
Teddy Bear Day

November 17th
Beaujolais Nouveau Day
Children’s Grief Awareness Day
Educator for a Day
Great American Smokeout
Guinness World Record Day
Homemade Bread Day
International Students Day
Jennifer Robertson’s Birthday (1971)
Lee Strasberg’s Birthday (1901)
Martin Scorcese’s Birthday (1942)
National Baklava Day
National Butter Day
National Parental Involvement Day
National Philanthropy Day
National Rural Health Day
National Unfriend Day
Omega Psi Phi Day
Rock Hudson’s Birthday (1925)
Take A Hike Day
Use Less Stuff Day
World Day of Prayer and Action for Children
World Pancreatic Cancer Day
World Philosophy Day
World Prematurity Awareness Day

November 18th
Christian Siriano’s Birthday (1985)
European Antibiotic Awareness Day
High Five a Librarian Day
Margaret Atwood’s Birthday (1939)
Married to a Scorpio Support Day
Mickey Mouse Day
National Apple Cider Day
National Vichyssoise Day
National Princess Day
Occult Day
Owen Wilson’s Birthday (1968)
Push-Button Phone Day
Substitute Educators Day
William Gilbert’s Birthday (1836)
William Tell Day

November 19th
American Made Matters Day
Calvin Klein’s Birthday (1942)
Equal Opportunity Day
Family Volunteer Day
Gettysburg Address Delivered by President Lincoln in 1863
Have a Bad Day Day
Indira Gandhi’s Birthday (1911)
International Men’s Day
Meg Ryan’s Birthday (1961)
National Adoption Day
National Carbonated Beverage With Caffeine Day
National Play Monopoly Day
National Survivors of Suicide Day
Pop Tarts created in 1965
Rocco DiSpirito’s Birthday (1956)
Rocky and Bullwinkle Day
Tommy Dorsey’s Birthday (1905)
Transportation in Security Administration Day
Women’s Entrepreneurship Day
World Toilet Day

November 20th
Absurdity Day
African Industrialization Day
Children’s Day
Edwin Hubble’s Birthday (1889)
Globally Organized Hug a Runner Day (GO HARD)
Mexican Revolution Day
Mother Goose Day
Name Your PC Day
National Peanut Butter Fudge Day
Richard Dawson’s Birthday (1932)
Stir-Up Sunday
Time Card Clock Invented in 1888
Transgender Day of Remembrance
Universal Children’s Day

November 21st
Alascattalo Day (About Alaska Humor)
Dave Hignite’s (My Husband) Birthday (1961)
Do-Dah Day
False Confession Day
Harold Ramis’ Birthday (1944)
Marlo Thomas’ Birthday (1943)
National Adoption Day
National Gingerbread Cookie Day
National Red Mitten Day
National Stuffing Day
Voltaire’s Birthday (1694)
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
World Hello Day
World Philosophy Day
World Television Day

November 22nd
Abigail Adams’ Birthday (1744)
Go for a Ride Day
Hoagy Carmichael’s Birthday (1899)
Humane Society Anniversary Day
Jamie Lee Curtis’ Birthday (1958)
National Cranberry Relish Day

November 23rd
Boris Karloff’s Birthday (1887)
Bruce Hornsby’s Birthday (1954)
Dr. Who Day
Eat a Cranberry Day
Fibonacci Day
International Image Consultant Day
National Cashew Day
National Espresso Day
National Jukebox Day
Old Clem’s Night
Rick Bayless’ Birthday (1953)
Spitegiving
Tie One On Day
Wolfenoot

November 24th
Arundhati Roy’s Birthday (1961)
Celebrate Your Unique Talent Day
Dale Carnegie’s Birthday (1888)
Frances Hodgson Burnett’s Birthday (1849)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec’s Birthday (1864)
National Sardines Day
Scott Joplin’s Birthday (1868)
Use Even if the Seal is Broken Day

November 25th
Amy Grant’s Birthday (1960)
Black Friday
Blasé Day
Buy Nothing Day
Flossing Day
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
International Hat Day
Maize Day
Marc Brown’s Birthday (1946)
National Day of Listening
National Day of Mourning
National Native American Heritage Day
National Parfait Day
National Play with Dad Day
Random Acts of Kindness Friday
Shopping Reminder Day
SInkie Day or Dine Over Your Sink Day
Thanksgiving
Turkey-Free Thanksgiving Day
You’re Welcomegiving Day

November 26th
Charles Schulz’s Birthday (1922)
International Aura Awareness Day
International Systems Engineer Day
John Harvard’s Birthday (1607)
MY BIRTHDAY!!!!
Natasha Bedingfield’s Birthday (1981)
National Cake Day
National Milk Day
Small Business Saturday
World Olive Tree Day

November 27th
Artist’s Sunday
Buffalo Bob Smith’s Birthday (1917)
Crystal Skull World Day
Jimi Hendrix’s Birthday (1942)
Manalo Blahnik’s Birthday (1942)
National Bavarian Cream Pie Day
National Craft Jerky Day
Pie in the Face Day
Pins and Needles Day
Slinky Day

November 28th
Cider Monday
Cyber Monday
Ed Harris’ Birthday (1950)
John Bunyan’s Birthday (1628)
John Galliano’s Birthday (1960)
Jon Stewart’s Birthday (1962)
Make Your Own Head Day
Martin Clunes’ Birthday (1961)
National French Toast Day
Red Planet Day
William Blake’s Birthday (1757)

November 29th
Busby Berkeley’s Birthday (1895)
Catterntide
C S Lewis’ Birthday (1898)
Chuck Mangione’s Birthday (1940)
Electronic Greetings Day
Garry Shandling’s Birthday (1949)
Giving Tuesday
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestine People
Louisa May Alcott’s Birthday (1832)
National Lemon Cream Pie Day
National Square Dancing Day
Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Day

November 30th
Ben Stiller’s Birthday (1965)
Blue Beanie Day
Cities for Life Day
Computer Security Day
David Mamet’s Birthday (1947)
Day of Remembrance for All Victims of Chemical Warfare
Dick Clark’s Birthday (1929)
Joan Ganz Cooney (1929)
Jonathan Swift’s Birthday (1667)
Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Birthday (1874)
Mark Twain’s Birthday (1835)
National Mason Jar Day
National Meth Awareness Day
National Mississippi Day
National Mousse Day
National Package Protection Day
National Personal Space Day
Sacher Torte Day (also in December)
Sir Winston Churchill’s Birthday (1874)
Stay At Home Because You’re Well Day