November 11

From Wikipedia

HomePage | Recent changes | View source | Discuss this page | Page history | Log in |

Printable version | Disclaimers | Privacy policy

November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. November 11 is also known in many countries as 'Remembrance Day' on which the dead of World War I, World War II and other more recent wars are commemorated.

Births:

Deaths:

Events:

  • 1889 -- Washington becomes the 42nd state of the United States.
  • 1918 -- World War I ends, and this day is thereafter celebrated as "Armistice Day," "Remembrance Day," "Veterans Day," "Victory Day," or "World War I Memorial Day," depending on your location.
  • 1992 -- The Church of England votes to allow women to become priests.

Holidays:

  • Feast of Saint Martin of Tours

See Also: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December November 10 - November 12 - October 11 - December 11 - more historical anniversaries