We are back with another General Awareness topic- List ofImportant days in November .Every month has special days and events associated with historical or emotional aspects. To make you aware of the same, we have compiled List of Important Days in November 2023 with little details.
|Date||Important Days in November 2023|
|1st November||World Vegan DayAll Saints’ DayMelbourne Cup Day|
|5th November||World Tsunami DayBhupen Hazarika Death AnniversaryIndian Cricketer Virat Kohli’s Birthday|
|6th November||International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict|
|7th November||National Cancer Awareness DayInfant Protection Day|
|8th November||World Radiography DayGuru Nanak Dev’s Birth Anniversary|
|9th November||National Legal Services Day|
|10th November||World Public Transport Day|
|11th November||National Education Day|
|12th November||World Pneumonia Day|
|13th November||World Kindness Day|
|14th November||Children’s Day in IndiaWorld Diabetes DayJawahar Lal Nehru’s Birth Anniversary|
|17th November||National Epilepsy DayInternational Students’ Day|
|19th November||World Toilet DayInternational Men’s Day|
|20th November||Africa Industrialization DayUniversal Children’s Day|
|21st November||World Television Day|
|25th November||International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women|
|26th November||Constitution Day or Law Day (India)|
|29th November||International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People|
|30th November||St. Andrews Day|
1st November 2023 –
World Vegan Day
World Vegan Day is observed on 1st November to highlight the benefits of a vegan diet. It was seen first time in 2021 to mark the 50th anniversary of the UK vegan society.
All Saints’ Day
Another important day in November 2023 is All Saint’s Day for the Purto praiseints. It is an opportunity for all the supporters to honor the saints, and martyrs, known and unknown throughout Christian history. This day is known by other names like All Hallows’ Day or Hallowmas.
Rajyotsava Day (Karnataka Formation Day)
Karnataka Formation Day is celebrated as ‘Rajyotsava’ day on 1st of November every year. This celebration marks the birth of Karnataka state of Karnataka, on 1st November 1956 by way of merger of Kannada speaking regions of South India.
2nd November 2023 –
All souls day
All souls day is a day to remember the departed souls and pray for them. It is also known as the Day of the Dead.
Melbourne Cup Day
This day aims for the most famous horse races in different parts of the globe and is popularly known as the race that stops the nation.
Parumala Perunnal is a festival celebrated in Kerala.
5th November 2023
World Tsunami Awareness Day
Another important day is World Tsunami Awareness day that aims to spotlight the threats of tsunamis and focus on the importance of early warning systems to minimize the damage caused due to natural hazards.
Bhupen Hazarika Death
Bhupen Hazarika died on 5th November 2011 in Mumbai. He was a great poet, composer, singer, journalist, filmmaker, and actor.
Virat Kohli’s Birthday
5th November is the birthday of the Indian Cricketer, Virat Kohli. He was born in 1988 in Delhi and has broken many records in cricket. He has made 75 centuries and is one of the greatest cricketers.
6th November 2023 –
International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
7th November 2023 –
Infant Protection Day
Another important day in November is Infant Protection Day. It aims to spread aspects regarding protecting, promoting, and developing infants. Infants are the future, so protecting them is our responsibility.
National Cancer Awareness Day
National Cancer Awareness Day is observed on November 7 in India. The day highlights the significance of increased awareness about cancer prevention and early detection for the general public. The National Cancer Control Programme was initiated in 1975 to provide cancer treatment facilities in the country.
Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman Birthday
The Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of the Raman Effect and one of the great Indian physicists, Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was born on 7th November.
8th November 2023 –
L.K Advani’s Birthday
Lal Krishna Advani (born 8 November 1927) is an Indian politician who served as the 7th Deputy Prime Minister of India from 2002 to 2004. Advani is one of the co-founders and a senior leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is a long time member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, a volunteer organisation.
9th November 2023 –
World Services Day
Another important day in November is World Science Day. It spread awareness about legal Literacy and its lacking among people.
Uttarakhand Foundation Day
Uttarakhand Foundation Day : Uttarakhand is famous as the Land of the Gods or “Dev Bhumi”. During the time of its foundation, it was named Uttaranchal. It is situated in Northern India and is a great pilgrimage center. Let us have a look at Uttrakhand foundation day, history, population, climate, and festivals with some interesting facts.
10th November 2023 –
World Science Day for Peace and Development
10th November focus on the importance of science in society and the need to engage more people in debates on emerging scientific issues.
11th November 2023 –
Armistice Day (Remembrance Day)
It is also known as Armistice de la Premiere Guerre Mondiale in France. It is the commemoration of the end of World War I. In some countries, this day is also known as Remembrance Day.
National Education Day
National Education Day is the birth anniversary of India’s first Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.
World Usability Day (Second Thursday in November)
In order to solve the world’s biggest problems, we all have to work together. In 2023, we will focus working together to create solutions, both globally and locally. Let’s connect our work to the big problems of our world
12th November 2023
World Pneumonia Day
World Pneumonia Day is celebrated to raise awareness about Pneumonia, its symptoms, and prevention. Pneumonia is one of the world’s leading infectious diseases, infecting children below five years of age.
13th November 2023 –
World Kindness Day
It aims to understand the importance of kindness in our life. One kind gesture can make someone’s day and unite us.
14th November 2023 –
Children’s Day/ Jawaharlal Nehru Birthday.
In India 14 November is celebrated as Children’s Day to mark the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru.
World Diabetes Day
Jharkhand Foundation Day
Jharkhand was established by the Bihar Reorganization Act as the 28th State of India. It is formed out of Bihar in 2000. This day also marks the birth anniversary of tribal leader Birsa Munda.
16th November 2023 –
International Day for Tolerance
In 1996, the UN General Assembly (by resolution 51/95) invited UN Member States to observe the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November, with activities directed towards both educational establishments and the wider public. You can learn more from the International Day for Tolerance website, and also read a message for the 2015 observance of the day from the Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon below:
17th November 2023 –
International Students Day
It was set up by Nazi troops in 1939 to remember the lives of more than 1200 students of the University of Prague who died in WWII.
National Epilepsy Day
Epilepsy is a chronic disorder of the brain, symbolized by recurrent seizures or fits. National Epilepsy Day helps raise awareness about chronic disease, its symptoms, and prevention.
World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day or World COPD Day
orld COPD Day is a global healthcare event to raise awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), amongst the public around the world. It had been observed every year on the third Wednesday of November for the past 20 years (since 2002)
19th November 2023 –
World Toilet Day
19th November is World’s Toilet Day, focusing on inspiring people to tackle the global sanitation crisis and achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which promises sanitation for all by 2030. According to UNICEF and WHO, there are around 60% of the global population equal to approximately 4.5 billion people. Either they don’t have toilets or do not safely manage to dispose of toilets properly.
International Men’s Day
International Men’s Day is celebrated to highlight the problems and issues faced by men. We all talk about women and their problems and often neglects the one faced by men.
20th November 2023 –
Universal Children’s Day
Another important day in November 2023 is Universal Children’s day that focuses on promoting international unity, and awareness among children globally.
Africa Industrialization Day
Africa Industrialization is celebrated to raise the problems of industrialization in Africa. It also highlights the different ways examined by the government to set up industries in Africa.
21st November 2023 –
World Television Day
Television is a strong form of communication and plays a crucial role in our daily life. People celebrate World television day as acceptance of the impact and reach of geo-televisual communication on the world scenario.
21st November 2023 –
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims is a day to highlight the number of road deaths happening every day. There has been an increase in road death and traffic injuries.
25th November 2023–
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Every year on 25th November, we celebrate International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The day was adopted by
UN General Assembly during the year 1993 to defy the violence against women as an act of gender-based violence that results in sexual, physical, or psychological harm or suffering to women, including threats, etc.
26th November 2023 –
Constitution Day of India
It is also known as the Samwidhan Divas of India and is observed on 26th November every year. The Indian Constituent Assembly adopted the constitution of India on 26th November 1949 and came into effect on 26th January 1950.
29th November 2023 –
International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People
In 1977, the General Assembly called for the annual observance of 29 November as the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People (resolution 32/40 B). On that day, in 1947, the Assembly adopted the resolution on the partition of Palestine (resolution 181 (II))
30th November 2023
Saint Andrew’s Day
Saint Andrew’s Day, also called the Feast of Saint Andrew or Andermas, is the feast day of Andrew the Apostle. It is celebrated on 30 November (according to Gregorian calendar) and on 13 December (according to Julian calendar). Saint Andrew is the disciple in the New Testament who introduced his brother, the Apostle Peter, to Jesus, the Messiah.