November 1st: What is special about this date?

November 1st marks the 305th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 306th in case of leap years). There are 60 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on November 1st, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to November 1st and what happened on November 1st in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about November 1st.


November 1st: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On November 1st there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Jenny McCarthy
    Jenny McCarthy (1972)

    American actress, model, comedian, actor, author and anti-vaccine activist.

  • Penn Badgley
    Penn Badgley (1986)

    American actor.

  • Manju Warrier
    Manju Warrier (1978)

    Indian dancer and actress.

  • Toni Collette
    Toni Collette (1972)

    Actress from Australia, seen in 1999's "Muriel’s Wedding" (1998) and "Sixth Sense ((2000).

  • Tina Arena
    Tina Arena (1967)

    Australian singer.

  • Natalia Tena
    Natalia Tena (1984)

    Movie Actress.

  • Chad Lindberg
    Chad Lindberg (1976)


  • Robert Foxworth
    Robert Foxworth (1941)

    American actor.

  • Katja Riemann
    Katja Riemann (1963)

    German singer and actress.

  • Mariya Poroshina
    Mariya Poroshina (1973)
  • See more celebrities born on November 1st

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November 1st: who died on this date?

On November 1st the following celebrities died:

  • Pier Paolo Pasolini
    Pier Paolo Pasolini (1975)

    Italian poet / author / director, killed at 53.

  • Benita Hume
    Benita Hume (1967)

    Actress (Vicky Halls of Ivy), is killed at 61.

  • James Broderick
    James Broderick (1982)

    American family of note, Mathew Broderick's first and only child, and Sarah Jessica Parker's son.

  • Phil Silvers
    Phil Silvers (1985)

    Comedic actor Sergeant Bilko, who died in his sleep at 73 years old, has been identified as a comedic actor.

  • George Papandreou (1968)

    Greek politician and sociologist 182nd Prime Minister of Greece.

  • Ricardo Rodriguez (1962)

    American wrestler and ring announcer.

  • Norman Krasna (1984)

    American screenwriter and director producer (d. 1984).

  • Christopher "Kit" Cradock (1914)

    English Admiral dies in battle.

  • Winter Haynes Watts (1962)

    Composer dies at 78.

  • Ralf Harolde (1974)

    Actor (Safe, Framed, Stolen Harmony), passes away at 75.

  • See all famous people who died on November 1st


November 1st: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On November 1st, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Scorpio according to the Western Zodiac.

Scorpio zodiac sign

November 1st: what is special about the Scorpio sign?

The Scorpio sign encompasses people born between and .

You can discover Scorpio's personality traits and attitude and Scorpio's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Scorpio born in November discover why November born are so special.


November 1st: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on November 1st in history:

  • Nov 1, 2018: 2018 Pacific Typhoon Season: 15 deaths from floods and landslides caused by Typhoon Yutu, a typhoon that struck the Philippines in August 2018. One man died in Hong Kong, China. (,
  • Nov 1, 2017: Saudi Arabian-led intervention is in Yemen: According to local officials and medics, at least 26 people were killed in an airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition. The strike was carried out in Sahar District, Yemen's northern Saada Governorate.
  • Nov 1, 2016: (2016). Battle of Mosul: Ravina Shamdasani, a spokeswoman for the United Nations Human Rights Council, says that ISIL militants killed 40 Iraqi Security Forces members on Saturday and then threw their bodies into the Tigris river. (Reuters) Iraqi Special Operations Forces have fought to reach the outskirts Mosul.
  • Nov 1, 2015: Somali Civil War (2009-present). Islamist al Shabaab militants attacked a Mogadishu hotel, resulting in at most 12 deaths.
  • Nov 1, 2014: Yemeni insurgency by al-Qaeda: Twenty soldiers and three militants were killed in clashes between security forces and al-Qaeda in Hodeidah, western Yemen.
  • Nov 1, 2013: Syrian civil war: An Israeli plane strikes the Syrian coast city of Latakia with an attack on Russian-made S-125 missiles. These missiles are allegedly meant for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.
  • Nov 1, 2012: Syrian civil war: 28 soldiers killed by rebels in an attack on military checkpoints in the northern Idlib province. This happened hours after a wave bombings struck Damascus. Five rebels were also killed in gun battles that followed the attacks.
  • Nov 1, 2011: Barack Obama, President of the United States, declares Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia, a National Monument.
  • Nov 1, 2010: Two Afghan women who work as charity workers were shot to death. They were on their way between Lashkar Gah, Garmser and a volatile area of the Helmand River Valley when they were attacked.
  • Nov 1, 2009: CIT Group, a US lender, files for bankruptcy protection. It has arranged with bondholders to reduce its debt by US$10 Billion. It filed a US$71 billion worth of finance and leasing assets, with total debt of US$64.9 trillion. This makes it the fifth largest US corporate filing.
  • Nov 1, 2008: 24 Vietnamese are killed by floods, including 11 from the central province Nghe An.
  • Nov 1, 2007: The Swedish Mint (Swedish, Myntverket), in Eskilstuna in Sweden, loses to Rahapaja Oy from Finland in the competition to produce Swedish National Coins. This ends a 1000-year-long tradition in Sweden of minting Swedish coins.

What day of the year is November 1st?

November 1st marks the 304th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 60 days remaining until the end of the year.

November 1st is the 1st day of the month of November.