All About November 4th

All About November 4th

Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia

Hello everyone! Welcome to Time for the Holidays. We are glad you stopped by! We created a page here for you all about November 4th. We will touch on the history of today’s holidays and observances. We will then go over the general Horoscope sign today which is Scorpio. We will touch on history events, celebrity birthdays, inventions and other random historical facts and trivia.

November 4th Holidays

  • King Tut Day
    November 4th of each year is King Tut Day which This is the day that British Egyptologist Howard Carter discovered King Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922. Tutankhamun, nicknamed King Tut, was an Egyptian pharaoh who ruled from 1333 BCE (when he was just nine years old) until his death in 1323 BCE.
  • National Candy Day
    A couple days after Halloween on November 4th is Candy Day. Maybe to remind us to finish up the last remainders of candy from the kid’s trick or treat bags? Or maybe to celebrate it finally being gone and getting back to healthier eating!
  • National Chicken Lady Day
    In 2001, National Chicken Lady Day was created as a way to honor Dr. Marthenia “Tina” Dupree. Tina worked for 12 years in one of the highest level positions for a major fast food chicken chain and became known as “The Chicken Lady”. She did a lot for her community and promoted education. Learn more about here here https://www.programresources.com/spkr/dupree_tina.htm.
  • National Skeptics Day
    If you like to question things, doubt things and always be the devil’s advocate, well today is your day. We are celebrating you on November 4th.
  • National Waiting for the Barbarians Day
    This day commemorates the Waiting for the Barbarians, the novel written by Nobel laureate J. M. Coetzee in South Africa.
  • Use Your Common Sense Day
    This day was created by author Bud Bilanich, who is known as “The Common Sense Guy. He has written several books on how to succeed in life, and how  common sense is vital to your success.

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November 4th 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 Gosling, Christopher Columbus,  Bill Gates, Pablo Picasso Julia Roberts, Hillary Clinton, Caitlyn Jenner, Whoopi Goldberg, Marie Curie, Condoleezza Rice.

November 4th Trivia

Historical Events, Epic Moments and Celebrity Birthdays

  • 1783 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 36 is performed for the first time in  Linz, Austria. Loretta Swit MASH 1972
  • 1922 – On November 4, 1922, archaeologist Howard Carter discovered the entrance to an intact tomb of an Egyptian pharaoh. The discovery of King Tut’s tomb would make him the most famous of all the pharaohs. [source]
  • 1937 – Loretta Swit. American television actress known for her role as, “Hot Lips” on tv series sitcom, “Mash” was born in Passaic, NJ.
  • 1952 – The United States government establishes the National Security Agency, or NSA.
  • 1960 – Kathy Griffin, American comedian was born in Oak Park, Il.
  • 1961 – Ralph Macchio, American actor known for his role in movies, “Karate Kid” and “The Outsiders” was born in  Huntington, NY,
  • 1969 -Matthew McConaughey, American actor was born in Uvalde, Texas.
  • 1969 – Sean John Combs also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy,  was born in Harlem, New York City, NY.
  • 1973 – The Netherlands experiences the first Car-Free Sunday caused by the 1973 oil crisis.
  • 1979 – A group of Iranian college students overruns the U.S. embassy in Tehran and takes 90 hostages. They would be held for 444 days.
  • 1980 – Ronald Reagan is elected the 40th President of The United States, defeating incumbent Jimmy Carter.
  • 2008 – Senator Barack Obama of Illinois is elected as the  44th U.S. president, and the first African American elected to the White House. The 47-year-old Democrat garnered 365 electoral votes and nearly 53 percent of the popular vote,
  • 2108 – Utah mayor, Brent Taylor, father of 7, killed in Afghanistan.
  • 2018 – Another shooting in a yoga studio in Florida kills two women, Nancy Van Vessem and Maura Binkley and then shooter kills himself.

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

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