November 12th – Holidays, Horoscope and History

All About November 12th

Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia

Welcome to Time for the Holidays! Today we will be talking all about November 12th. First we will start off with the day’s holidays and observances and the history behind them. Then we will move on to the day’s horoscope which is Scorpio and it’s traits. Last we will go over today’s history including historical events, celebrity birthdays and pop songs and #1 movies along with some other random trivia. Hope you find it interesting! If it’s your birthday today, then Happy Birthday!

November 12th Holidays

  • Chicken Soup for the Soul Day
    We all have heard that chicken soup is good for the body, especially when ailing. Well on November 12th you are encouraged to do something good for your soul, and to help do something good for someone else’s. Inspire someone with a story of something magical that happened to you.
  • National French Dip Day
    November 12th – A French dip sandwich,  is a hot sandwich consisting of thinly sliced roast beef on a “French roll”. Some restaurants serve it plain but a more modern version is topped with Swiss or mozzarella cheese, onions, and always with a small side bowl of beef broth produced from the cooking process. Learn more about National French Dip9 Day at
  • Happy Hour Day
    November 12th – In the early 1900s “Happy Hour” was born when the US Navy started evening activities filled with alcohol, dancing and boxing. Of course this spread and now Happy Hour usually consists of sitting at a local bar eating peanuts and getting good discounts on your favorite drinks. So Happy, Happy Hour to you!
  • National Pizza with the Works Except Anchovies Day
    November 12th urges you to order a pizza, but hold the anchovies! It won’t take much urging for many of us to do just that! Are you a fan of anchovies?
  • Stanton Day
    On November 12th we honor Elizabeth Cady Stanton who was born today in 1815, in Johnstown, New York. She was an American writer and activist who was a leader of the women’s rights movement in the U.S. during the mid- to late-1800s. Learn more about her:
  • World Pneumonia Day
    November 12th – is a day dedicated to spread awareness for the need to stand together and demand action in the fight against this disease.  

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November 12th 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.

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

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, Demi Moore, Anne H

What do these people all have in common?

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November 12th Trivia

  • 1815 – Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American suffragist, social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women’s rights movement was born in Johnstown, NY.
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  • 1892 – William Heffelfinger becomes the first professional American football player on record, participating in his first paid game for the Allegheny Athletic Association.
  • 1912 – The frozen bodies of Robert Scott, a British Royal Navy Officer,  and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
  • 1928 – SS Vestris sinks approximately 200 miles (320 km) off Hampton Roads, Virginia, killing at least 110 passengers.
  • 1929 – Grace Kelly, Film actress and Princess of Monaco, was born in  Philadelphia, PA.
  • 1934 – Charles Manson, notorious American criminal and serial killer was born in Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • 1945 – Neil Young, Canadian singer-songwriter was born in Toronto, Canada.
  • 1958 – A team of rock climbers led by Warren Harding completes the first ascent of The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley.
  • 1970 – Tonya Harding,  notorious American figure skater was born in , Portland, OR. 
  • 1979 –  In response to the hostage situation in Tehran, US President Jimmy Carter orders a halt to all petroleum imports into the United States from Iran.
  • 1980 – The NASA space probe Voyager I makes its closest approach to Saturn and takes the first images of its rings.
  • 1980 – Ryan Gosling, Canadian actor was born in London, Canada.
  • 1981 – Mission STS-2, launches  the Space Shuttle Columbia, making it the first time a manned spacecraft is launched into space two times.
  • 1982 – Anne Hathaway, American actress was born in  New York City, NY.
  • 1990 – Tim Berners-Lee publishes a formal proposal for the World Wide Web.
  • 1997 – Ramzi Yousef is found guilty of masterminding the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
  • 1999 – The 7.2 Mw Düzce earthquake shakes northwestern Turkey with a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX (Violent) killing at least 845 people,
  • 2001 – American Airlines Flight 587,  en route to the Dominican Republic, crashes minutes after taking off from John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing all 260 on board and five on the ground in New York City.
  • 2017 – The 7.3 Mw Kermanshah earthquake strikes Iran–Iraq border with a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII killing at least 410 people,
  • 2021 – Taylor’s Swift’s album, “Red”, broke the record for most streamed album in a day by a female. Congrats Taylor.

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

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