November 21

The November 21 is the 325th day of the Gregorian Calendar ( 326th in leap years), thus 40 days remain until the end of the year.

  • 2.1 Before the 19th century
  • 2.2 19th century
  • 2.3 20th century 2.3.1 1901-1950
  • 2.3.2 1951-2000
  • 3.1 Before the 19th century
  • 3.2 19th century
  • 3.3 20th century
  • 3.4 21st century


Politics and World Affairs

  • 2005: Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon left the Likud party he co-founded and is based in the same month the Kadima party.
  • 2006: In Beirut, the Lebanese Industry Minister Pierre set anti-Syrian Gemayel is assassinated.


Science and Technology





  • 2005: After the chemical spill of Jilin on 13 November, the water supply is shut off in the nearby downstream along the Songhua Jiang Chinese city of Harbin.

Minor accidents are listed in the sub- items of disaster.


Entries of Athletics world records are located under the respective discipline under Athletics.


Before the 19th century

19th century

20th century




Before the 19th century

19th century

John Buckler († 1803)

Heinrich von Kleist († 1811)

Yoshida Shoin († 1859)

Friedrich Albert Lange († 1875)

20th century

21st Century

  • 2004: Wilhelm Gustav Illbruck, German entrepreneur and offshore sailor
  • 2004: Uwe Scholz, German choreographer and ballet director
  • 2005: Alfred Anderson, a British war veteran and the last British witness the Christmas Peace 1914
  • 2006: Hassan Gouled Aptidon, Djibouti politician shear
  • 2006: Věroslav Neumann, Czech composer and music educator
  • 2009: Konstantin Petrovich Feoktistow, Soviet spaceman
  • 2012: Berthold Albrecht, German Manager

Holidays and observances

  • Religious observances Memorial of Our Lady of Jerusalem ( Catholic, Orthodox )
  • Wolfgang Capito, Alsatian priest, pastor and reformer ( Protestant)
  • Name Days John Rufus

More entries contains the list of commemorative and action days.

  • Day
  • Day in November