November 4th: What is special about this date?

November 4th marks the 308th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 309th in case of leap years). There are 57 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on November 4th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to November 4th and what happened on November 4th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about November 4th.


November 4th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On November 4th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Matthew McConaughey
    Matthew McConaughey (1969)

    American actor who made his film debut in 1993's comedy "dazed and confused".

  • Tom Savini
    Tom Savini (1946)

    Tom savini is a renowned actor and special effects makeup artist known for his work in horror films, including 'dawn of the dead' and...

  • Marlène Jobert
    Marlène Jobert (1940)

    Algerian-born french stage actress and film star, algerian-born.

  • Ralph Macchio
    Ralph Macchio (1961)

    Ralph macchio is an american actor best known for his role as daniel larusso in the karate kid film series.

  • Kathy Griffin
    Kathy Griffin (1960)

    Kathy Griffin is a popular comedian and actress known for her stand-up comedy and reality TV shows.

  • Alexz Johnson
    Alexz Johnson (1986)

    Canadian actress and producer of singer-songwriters.

  • Loretta Swit
    Loretta Swit (1937)

    American actress.

  • Walter Cronkite
    Walter Cronkite (1916)

    American broadcaster.

  • Art Carney
    Art Carney (1918)

    American comedian and actor on tv, stage and screen.

  • Martin Balsam
    Martin Balsam (1919)

    American actor on stage since 1935.

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November 4th: who died on this date?

On November 4th the following celebrities died:

  • Michael Crichton
    Michael Crichton (2008)

    American author, best-selling sci-fi thriller writer.

  • Dominique Dunne
    Dominique Dunne (1982)

    Actress (poltergeist), assassinated by boyfriend at 23.

  • Sheree North
    Sheree North (2005)

    American actress and dancer (b. 1932).

  • Paul Eddington
    Paul Eddington (1995)

    Actor jim hacker, who died at 68.

  • Isabel Granada
    Isabel Granada (2017)

    Filipino-spanish actress and singer (b. 1976).

  • Izzak Rabin (1995)

    Israeli statesman and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

  • Francess Allen (2020)

    Francess Allen was a pioneering computer scientist and the first woman to receive the Turing Award, the highest honor in computer science.

  • Mikle Crichton (2008)

    American author known for his science fiction and thriller novels.

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November 4th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On November 4th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Scorpio according to the Western Zodiac.

Scorpio zodiac sign

November 4th: what is special about the Scorpio sign?

The Scorpio sign encompasses people born between October 23rd and November 21st.

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 4th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on November 4th in history:

  • Nov 4, 1911: Charles I of Austria marries Princess Zita of Bourbon-Parma
  • Nov 4, 1942: 13th day of battle at El Alamein: Afr corps draws back out Fuka-posing
  • Nov 4, 1950: Barrier closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • Nov 4, 1952: Earthquake and flood strike Kamshatka-South America
  • Nov 4, 1959: Ernie Banks, Chicago Cubs' shortstop, wins National League Most Valuable Player.
  • Nov 4, 1988: 1st NBA game at Charlotte Coliseum - Hornets lose to Cavs, 133-93
  • Nov 4, 1993: Timon of Athens opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 37 performances
  • Nov 4, 1995: Indiscretions closes at Ethel Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 performances
  • Nov 4, 2004: A turbine failure causes the shutdown of the nuclear reactor Number 2 Balakovo in Saratov, Russia. This panic creates widespread panic. The local pharmacies run out of iodine and residents flee the area, encouraging each other to drink vodka instead. The plant's engineers find no radiation leakage. Many people are admitted to hospital for iodine poisoning. The government and media have been criticized for their poor coordination.
  • Nov 4, 2010: Aero Caribbean Flight 883 crashes into central Cuba killing all 68 passengers.
  • Nov 4, 2011: Two ships carrying pro-Palestinian activists are boarded by the Israeli Navy as they travel to Gaza Strip.
  • Nov 4, 2014: The United States circulates a draft resolution proposing sanctions for South Sudan that is conflict-torn.

What day of the year is November 4th?

November 4th marks the 308th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 309th in case of leap years).

There are 57 days remaining until the end of the year.

November 4th is the 4th day of the month of November.


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