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About November 17th, 2023, in brief:

  • Day of the week: November 17th, 2023 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Rachel McAdams, Sophie Marceau
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers directed by Peter Jackson

More about November 17th, 2023? See below for more news and curiosities on November 17th, 2023.


What day of the week was November 17, 2023?

November 17, 2023 was a Friday and it was the 321st day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar.

November 17, 2023 can also be written as 11/17/2023 in the US and as 17/11/2023 in UK and Europe.

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November 17, 2023: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for November 17th is Scorpio.

Scorpio is the 8th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between October 23rd and November 21st belong to the Scorpio sign: discover Scorpio personality and who should a Scorpio marry.

Babies born in November are either Scorpio or Sagittarius. People born before November 21st are Scorpio, while people born from November 22nd have the sign of Sagittarius.

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November 17, 2023: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for November 17, 2023 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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November 17, 2023: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on November 17, 2023 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on November 17, 2023 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on November 17, 2023 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 34% full, rising at 11:20 am and setting at 09:28 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 28, 2023 while the next full moon would come on Nov 27, 2023.

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Your place in the Universe on November 17, 2023

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Who was born on November 17, 2023?

Whose famous birthday is on November 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on November 17th:

  • Rachel McAdams
    Rachel McAdams

    Rachel mcadams is a canadian actress known for her roles in popular films such as mean girls, the notebook, and spotlight.

  • Sophie Marceau
    Sophie Marceau

    French actress, seen with mel gibson in her first english-speaking role as "braveheart".

  • Jeff Buckley
    Jeff Buckley

    American musician who made his debut in the avant-garde clubs scene of the 1990s.

  • Martin Scorsese
    Martin Scorsese

    American film director and award-winning filmmaker scorsese is well-known for his fascination with the dark side of life.

  • Rock Hudson
    Rock Hudson

    American actor.

  • Jonathan Ross
    Jonathan Ross

    Jonathan ross is a british tv show host known for his wit, humor, and interviewing skills on various talk shows and award ceremonies.

  • Tom Ellis
    Tom Ellis

    Tom ellis is a british tv actor best known for his role as lucifer morningstar in the tv series lucifer.

  • Lauren Hutton
    Lauren Hutton

    American actress, supermodel and tv personality.

  • Peter Cook
    Peter Cook

    British comedian and satirist.

  • Claudia Pandolfi
    Claudia Pandolfi

    Italian actress, who was a star in the film "ovosodo" as a child, is highly regarded.

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How old is someone born on November 17, 2023?

Someone born on November 17, 2023 is:

0 years 7 months old,

or 7 months and 2 days old,

or 30 weeks and 5 days old,

or 215 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on November 17, 2023?

There are 151 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday November 17th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on November 17, 2023?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on November 17, 2023.

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November 17, 2023: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on November 17, 2023:

  • Henning Munk Jensen
  • Charlie Dominici
  • Domenica Ercolani
  • Suzanne Shepherd
  • Henri Stambouli
  • Bob de Groot
  • Zdeněk Groessl

What famous deaths happened on November 17th?

Famous deaths on November 17th:

  • Gladys Cooper
    Gladys Cooper

    Gladys Cooper was an English actress who had a successful career on stage and screen, earning multiple awards.

  • Clive Brook
    Clive Brook

    Actor/director (on approval), dead at 87.

  • Arthur Conley
    Arthur Conley

    American singer-songwriter (d.2003).

  • Esther Rolle
    Esther Rolle

    American actress (born 1920).

  • Marek Perepeczko
    Marek Perepeczko

    Polish actor and director (b. 1942).

  • Naunton Wayne
    Naunton Wayne

    Actor (dead of night), dies in 69.

  • Ruth Donnelly
    Ruth Donnelly

    Comedian, who dies in new york city at the age of 86.

  • Ernestine Schumann-Heink
    Ernestine Schumann-Heink

    Austrian opera singer who sang in oratorios, concerts, and in vaudeville.

  • Avalin Khan

    Renowned poet whose works continue to inspire readers worldwide.

  • Chanc Smith

    Influential playwright whose works continue to be performed worldwide.

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November 17, 2023: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on November 17, 2023:

  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

Observances on November 17, 2023:

  • World Philosophy Day [UNESCO]

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Who was the US President on November 17, 2023?

On November 17, 2023 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 17, 2023?

On November 17, 2023 the UK Prime Minister was Rishi Sunak (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 17, 2023?

On November 17, 2023 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2023


What is special about November 17th?

November 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th day of the month of November. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on November 17th, such as:

  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: following months of fighting, the syrian government forces take back control of tulul al-safa, south syria from isil.
  • 2017 - Iraqi civil war (2014-2017: 2017 western iraq campaign: the iraqi army seizes rawa from islamic state in iraq & the levant (isil). it was the last iraqi town that isil held.
  • 2016 - According to the syrian observatory for human rights, at least ten people were killed in a car bomb attack in azaz, aleppo governorate.

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What happened in 2023?

2023 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Singapore's Jurong Bird Park permanently closes.
  • Supporters of former Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro storm the Brazilian Congress.
  • Croatia officially adopts the Euro, becoming the 20th Eurozone country, and becomes the 27th member of the Schengen Area.

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What was the calendar for November 2023?

November 2023 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with November being the 11th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how November 2023 calendar looked like.