All About November 17th

All About November 17th

Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia

November 17th Holidays

Everyday is full of holidays that we never heard of. Below are some of the holidays and observances for November 17th.

Horoscope

November 17th Zodiac Sign

See who you are compatible with, what your colors are, what personality traits you might have and which famous celebrities share your Zodiac sign.

If you were born today then you are a Scorpio.

Date range: October 23 – November 21 (Occasionally Nov 22 falls into Scorpio too.)

SCORPIO POSTER

Element: Water

Quality: Fixed

Color: Scarlet, Red, Rust

Day: Tuesday

Ruler: Pluto, Mars

Greatest Overall Compatibility: Taurus, Cancer

Lucky Numbers: 8, 11, 18, 22

Personality Traits:  Smart, resourceful, very brave, passionate, but can be really stubborn, jealous, sometimes even violent and doesn’t trust many people.

Famous Scorpios: Leonardo DiCaprio, Anne Hathaway, Ryan Gossling, Christopher Columbus,  Bill Gates, Pablo Picasso Julia Roberts, Hillary Clinton, Caitlyn Jenner, Whoopi Goldberg, Marie Curie, Condoleeza Rice.

What do these celebrities have in common?

Rock Hudson - portraitMartin Scorsese by David ShankboneDanny DeVito by Gage Skidmore

November 17th Trivia

Here is a list of historical events, celebrity birthdays and epic moments throughout history with a little fun trivia throw in!

  • 1292 – John Balliol becomes King of Scotland.
  • 1820 – Captain Nathaniel Palmer becomes the first American to see Antarctica. RuPaul by David Shankbone cropped
  • 1858 – The city of Denver, Colorado is founded.
  • 1894 – H. H. Holmes, one of the first modern American serial killers, is arrested in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • 1925 – Rock Hudson, American actor was born in Winnetka, IL.
  • 1942 – Martin Scorsese, American-Italian filmmaker was born in , Queens, New York City, NY.
  • 1944 – Danny DeVito, American actor was born in  Neptune Township, NJ.
  • 1947 – American scientists John Bardeen and Walter Houser Brattain observe the basic principles of the transistor, a key element for the electronics revolution of the 20th century.
  • 1960 – RuPaul, American drag queen was born in, San Diego, CA. Rachel McAdams, TIFF 2012 (bright crop)
  • 1966 – Jeff Buckley, American singer-songwriter was born in Orange, Cal.
  • 1978 – Rachel McAdams, Actress was born in London, Canada.
  • 1980 –  The movie, “Private Benjamin” starring Goldie Hawn was the #1 movie.
  • 1985 – The movie, “Once Bitten” was the #1 movie at the box offices and grossed $4,025,657.
  • 1987 – “I Think We’re Alone Now”  by Tiffany was the number one song on the billboards.
  • 1986 – Nani, Professional Soccer player was born in Amadora, Portugal.
  • 2013 – In an uncommon late-season tornado outbreak,  the Midwest. Illinois and Indiana are hit with about a dozen tornadoes that  touch down in an 11-hour time period, including seven EF3 and two EF4 tornadoes.

Thank you to our sources for info and graphics, Checkiday, Wiki and Pixabay.





Share This
Pin on PinterestShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on StumbleUpon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.