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November 23, 2023 Thanksgiving

November 23, 2023, was a Thursday. It was 6 months and 24 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on November 23, 2023:

  • Pro-Palestinian protesters halt the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
  • Five people, including three children, are hospitalized following a stabbing attack in Dublin, Ireland.
  • Violent protests begin in Dublin after a woman and three children are injured in a knife attack.
  • Israeli forces arrest the director of the Al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza.
  • Qatar states that the Israel-Hamas ceasefire will begin on November 24th.
  • Multiple women sue Sean Combs (Puff Daddy) for sexual assault.
Song charts

Popular songs

On November 23, 2023, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK:

  • United States: "Cruel Summer" by Taylor Swift
  • United Kingdom: "Lovin on Me" by Jack Harlow

Top movie

The top movie on this day was "The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes".

Facts

Thanksgiving 2023 occurred 208 days ago. Approximately 7 months have passed. It was the 327th day of 2023, in week 47. The decade was the 2020s. The start of 2024 was just 38 days away. A baby that was born on this day is now 6 months old. 2 seasons of weather have come and gone since then.

Take me back to November 23, 2023

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

The date is November 23, 2023, and it's a Thursday. Babies who are born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. In America, families are currently celebrating Thanksgiving.

It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song "Cruel Summer" by Taylor Swift is at the top of the singles charts, while "Lovin on Me" by Jack Harlow is the number-one song in the UK. Joe Biden is the President of the United States, and the movie The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes is at the top of the box office.

Rishi Sunak is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. On television, people are watching popular shows such as "Grey's Anatomy", "The Crown", "The White Lotus", and "House of the Dragon". If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Henry Kissinger, Shane MacGowan, and Andre Braugher would all still be alive.

People are playing video games such as "Dead Space (Remake)", "EA Sports FC 24", "Super Mario Bros. Wonder", and "Spider-Man 2 (2023)". Children and teenagers are watching television shows such as "Paw Patrol", "Big City Greens", "The Ghost and Molly McGee", and "Monster High". Children are playing with toys such as the Xbox Series X and the PlayStation 5.

Personality traits

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Events

What happened around this time?

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around November 23, 2023.

  • October 24, 2023:
    • The video game "Cities: Skylines II" is released.
    • Britney Spears releases her memoir "The Woman in Me".
    • Shaft (1971) actor Richard Roundtree passes away at the age of 81.
    • Israel announces that it will refuse visas to United Nations officials in light of the UN chief's recent comments about war crimes in Gaza.
    • Hockey: The NHL reverses its ban on stick tape for social causes.
  • October 25, 2023:
    • Soccer: It is revealed that Everton are facing a 12-point reduction for allegedly breaching profit and sustainability rules.
    • At least 18 people are killed after a gunman carries out two mass shootings in Lewiston, Maine.
    • Hurricane Otis causes heavy flooding in Mexico.
    • Donald Trump is fined $10,000 for making disparaging remarks about a court staffer in his civil fraud trial.
    • Republican Mike Johnson is elected as the new House Speaker.
    • Israel agrees to the United State's request to delay a ground invasion of Gaza.
  • October 26, 2023:
    • Israeli tanks and infantry troops conduct an overnight raid in Gaza.
    • Soccer: Newcastle midfielder Sandro Tonali is banned for 10 months after breaching betting rules.
    • A manhunt begins for a suspected mass shooter in Maine.
    • The Beatles announce that they will be releasing their final song on November 2nd.
    • The United States carries out airstrikes on Iran-linked sites in Syria.
    • Taylor Swift becomes a billionaire.
  • October 27, 2023:
    • The video game "Alan Wake II" is released.
    • The video game "EA UFC 5" is released.
    • Taylor Swift releases the album "1989 (Taylor's Version)".
    • Maine shooting suspect Robert Card is found dead with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
    • The United Nations votes in favor of a humanitarian truce in Gaza.
    • Democratic congressman Dean Phillips announces that he is challenging Joe Biden for the party's presidential nomination.
    • Israel claims that it destroyed 150 "underground targets" in Gaza.
  • October 28, 2023:
    • Friends actor Matthew Perry is found dead in his hot tub at the age of 54.
    • South Africa beat New Zealand 12-11 to win the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
    • Boxing: Tyson Fury beats Francis Ngannou by split decision.
    • Soccer: The parents of Luis Díaz are reportedly kidnapped by armed men in Barrancas, Colombia.
    • Ice hockey player Adam Johnson dies after suffering a neck cut in an on-ice collision.
  • October 29, 2023: A mob storms a Dagestan airport in search of Jewish passengers.
  • October 30, 2023:
    • Soccer: Lionel Messi wins the Ballon d'Or for the eighth (and likely final) time.
    • Re'im music festival massacre: The remains of Israeli-German Shani Louk (22) are found.
  • October 31, 2023:
    • Hamas claims that at least 47 people were killed during an Israeli bombing of a refugee camp in Gaza.
    • The UK government confirms that XL bully dogs will be banned by the end of the year.
  • November 1, 2023:
    • Walmart releases its "Mean Girls" Black Friday commercial.
    • Baseball: The Texas Rangers win the 2023 World Series.
    • Former basketball coach Bob Knight passes away at the age of 83.
  • November 2, 2023:
    • The Beatles release their final song, "Now and Then".
    • FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is convicted of defrauding cryptocurrency customers.
    • Soccer: It is reported that Manchester United are considering "alternatives" to manager Erik Ten Hag after the club's worst start to a season in 61 years.
    • George Santos survives a House expulsion vote.
  • November 3, 2023:
    • Gaming: The original Fortnite Chapter 1 map returns.
    • Former nurse Heather Pressdee confesses to trying to kill multiple patients in Pennsylvania.
    • At least 15 people are killed after an Israeli airstrike targets an ambulance in Gaza.
    • The French Institute in Gaza is targeted by an Israeli strike.
  • November 5, 2023: Israeli Heritage Minister Amihay is suspended after seemingly voicing his openness to the idea of carrying out a nuclear strike on Gaza.
  • November 6, 2023:
    • Office-sharing company WeWork files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
    • The reported death toll in Gaza tops 10,000.
    • Volodymyr Zelensky confirms that Ukraine's Armed Forces destroyed the Russian cruiser Askold.
    • Israel rejects calls for it to hold a ceasefire with Hamas.
  • November 7, 2023: An online rumor claims that Homer will stop strangling Bart in The Simpsons.
  • November 8, 2023:
    • The online chat website "Omegle" is shut down after 14 years.
    • Rockstar Games announces that the trailer for its next Grand Theft Auto game will be released in early December.
    • Ohio voters add abortion rights to the state constitution.
    • Democratic governor Andy Beshear wins reelection in Kentucky.
  • November 9, 2023:
    • Irish crime: Jozef Puska is found guilty of the murder of school teacher Ashling Murphy.
    • The feminist news website Jezebel announces that it is shutting down.
    • The 2023 SAG-AFTRA strike comes to an end.
    • "Extreme Weight Loss" star Brandi Mallory dies from complications of obesity at the age of 40.
  • November 10, 2023:
    • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III (2023) is released.
    • The superhero film "The Marvels" is released.
    • The FBI seizes phones belonging to NYC mayor Eric Adams as part of an investigation into fundraising.
    • Surgeons in New York perform the world's first eye transplant.
    • Jack Harlow releases the single "Lovin on Me".
    • Dua Lipa releases the song "Houdini".
  • November 11, 2023:
    • Five US special operation troops are killed after their helicopter crashes in the Mediterranean.
    • Hundreds of thousands of protesters take part in a pro-Palestinian rally in London.
    • Ghana international footballer Raphael Dwamena dies after collapsing on the pitch.
  • November 12, 2023: At least 40 workers are trapped after an under-construction tunnel collapses in Uttarkashi district, India.
  • November 13, 2023:
    • UK politics: Suella Braverman is sacked as home secretary following her newspaper article about the Armistice Day protests.
    • UK politics: Former Prime Minister David Cameron is appointed Foreign Secretary.
  • November 14, 2023:
    • The US claims that Hamas has a command center under Shifa Hospital in Gaza.
    • Kanye West's wife, Bianca Censori, reportedly returns to Australia to escape her "controlling" husband.
    • Republican Senator Markwayne Mullin challenges union leader Sean O'Brien to a fight during a Senate hearing.
  • November 15, 2023:
    • Israeli troops enter the Shifa Hospital in Gaza.
    • China's Xi Jinping arrives in the United States ahead of a summit with Joe Biden.
  • November 16, 2023:
    • Sean Combs (Puff Daddy) is accused of rape and abuse by his former partner, Cassie.
    • Internet and phone networks in Gaza shut down due to a lack of fuel.
    • Rescuers drill into the rubble of a collapsed road tunnel in India in an attempt to free 40 trapped workers.
    • Ukraine reports that it has carried out a number of successful attacks on the Russian-occupied east bank of the Dnipro River.
    • The Guardian removes Osama bin Laden's "Letter to America" after it goes viral on TikTok due to people sharing it without context.
    • IBM pauses advertising on Twitter after its ads appear next to pro-Nazi content.
  • November 17, 2023:
    • The film "The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes" is released.
    • Nicki Minaj releases the album "Pink Friday 2".
    • Soccer: The Premier League deducts 10 points from Everton for breaking profitability and sustainability rules.
    • Apple, Disney, and IBM pause ads on X (Twitter) after Elon Musk signals his agreement with an antisemitic tweet.
    • Sean Combs (Puff Daddy) and Cassie settle her rape and sex trafficking lawsuit.
    • Marvel fatigue: The Marvels becomes the worst-performing superhero movie in modern history.
  • November 18, 2023:
    • An Israeli airstrike kills 80 people at a Palestinian refugee camp.
    • Taylor Swift postpones her concert in Rio de Janeiro due to the death of a fan and concerns about record temperatures.
    • Elon Musk vows to sue Media Matters after the media watchdog claims that antisemitic tweets were shown next to advertisements.
  • November 19, 2023:
    • Former first lady Rosalynn Carter dies at the age of 96.
    • Javier Milei wins the Argentina presidential election.
    • Ukraine says that it has pushed Russian forces five miles back from the banks of the Dnipro River.
  • November 20, 2023:
    • Shakira agrees to pay a €7.3m fine to avoid a tax fraud trial.
    • The US Supreme Court rejects Derek Chauvin's conviction appeal for the murder of George Floyd.
    • Snoop Dogg's claim that he is giving up smoking turns out to be a marketing ploy for a smokeless pit.
    • Elon Musk sues Media Matters for portraying X (Twitter) as being filled with antisemitic content.
    • 28 premature babies are evacuated to Egypt from Gaza's Al-Shifa hospital.
    • Phil Taylor announces that he is retiring from darts.
  • November 21, 2023: Actress Melissa Barrera is fired from Scream 7 after its makers claim that her pro-Palestinian social media posts are antisemitic.
  • November 22, 2023:
    • The film Napoleon (2023) is released.
    • Israel's parliament approves a ceasefire with Hamas.
    • A car explodes after crashing at the Rainbow Bridge border crossing in Niagara Falls, New York.
    • The apocalyptic film "Leave the World Behind" is released.
  • This date: November 23, 2023
  • November 24, 2023:
    • A four-day ceasefire begins between Israel and Hamas.
    • Derek Chauvin is stabbed in prison.
    • Hamas and Israel exchange prisoners during a ceasefire.
    • A South African parole board decides that Oscar Pistorius should be released on January 5, 2024.
  • November 25, 2023: Former English football manager Terry Venables dies at the age of 80.
  • November 26, 2023: Hamas and Israel swap more hostages and prisoners.
  • November 27, 2023:
    • Former WWE star Tammy Lynn Sytch is sentenced to 17 years in prison for a DUI crash that killed a 75-year-old man.
    • Israel and Hamas agree to extend their truce for two more days.
  • November 28, 2023:
    • 41 workers are rescued from a collapsed tunnel in northern India after 17 days.
    • Investor Charlie Munger dies at the age of 99.
  • November 29, 2023:
    • American diplomat and former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger dies at the age of 100.
    • Elon Musk apologizes for making an antisemitic tweet and then tells advertisers to "go f**k yourself.".
    • Actress Shannen Doherty says that her cancer has spread to her bones.
    • Jamie Lynn Spears leaves "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!" on medical grounds.
  • November 30, 2023:
    • The Pogues singer Shane MacGowan dies at the age of 65.
    • Pending home sales in the USA drop to a record low.
  • December 1, 2023:
    • The truce between Israel and Hamas comes to an end.
    • US congressman George Santos is expelled from the US House of Representatives.
    • Former US Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor dies at the age of 93.
    • The LAPD announce that an unidentified suspected serial killer has murdered three homeless men in a week.
    • Walmart announces that it is no longer advertising on X (Twitter).
  • December 3, 2023:
    • The Marvels (2023) ends its box office run as the lowest-grossing MCU movie in history.
    • Israel expands its offensive in Gaza.
    • Bitcoin rises above $40,000 for the first time since May 2022.
  • December 4, 2023:
    • The trailer for Grand Theft Auto 6 is released early due to leaks.
    • The word "Rizz" is named Oxford's Word of the Year for 2023.
    • Spotify announces that it will be axing 1,500 jobs to cut costs.
  • December 5, 2023:
    • Ukraine warns that it could lose the war against Russia if US aid is delayed by Republican-controlled congress.
    • Famous TV producer Norman Lear dies at the age of 101.
  • December 6, 2023:
    • Three people are killed in a shooting at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas.
    • A fourth lawsuit accuses Sean Combs (P. Diddy) of gang rape and sex trafficking.
    • Taylor Swift is named Time Magazine's person of the year.
  • December 7, 2023:
    • UN Secretary General António Guterres invokes Article 99 to demand an immediate ceasefire in Gaza.
    • Rapper Kodak Black is arrested on cocaine charges.
  • December 8, 2023:
    • Unemployment in the USA falls to 3.7%.
    • The US vetoes a UN resolution calling for a Gaza ceasefire due to the resolution being "unbalanced" and "detached from reality".
  • December 11, 2023: Brooklyn Nine-Nine actor Andre Braugher dies at the age of 61.
  • December 12, 2023: A US intelligence assessment estimates that Russia has lost 87% of troops it had prior to start of the Ukraine war.
  • December 15, 2023:
    • The film Wonka (2023) is released.
    • Rudy Giuliani is ordered to pay $148 million for defaming two Georgia election workers.
    • US homelessness levels rise to a record 12%.
  • December 16, 2023:
    • Matthew Perry's death is ruled accidental due to the acute effects of ketamine.
    • Soccer: Bournemouth vs. Luton is abandoned after Tom Lockyer collapses and suffers a cardiac arrest in the 58th minute.
    • UFC 296: Leon Edwards defeats Colby Covington.
  • December 17, 2023: Joe Biden's motorcade is accidentally rammed by a drunk driver.
  • December 18, 2023:
    • US Steel agrees to sell itself to a Japanese company.
    • Actor Jonathan Majors is dropped by Marvel after he is found guilty of assaulting his former girlfriend.
    • Parenting advice YouTuber Ruby Franke pleads guilty to child abuse.
  • December 19, 2023: The Colorado Supreme Court rules that Donald Trump is ineligible for the US presidency under Section 3 of the 14th amendment.
  • December 21, 2023:
    • 14 people are killed during a mass shooting at Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic.
    • Rudy Giuliani files for bankruptcy protection.
  • December 22, 2023:
    • The computer-animated film "Migration" is released.
    • The superhero film "Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom" is released.
    • The film "Rebel Moon" is released.
    • Dixie Chicks founding member Laura Lynch is killed in a car accident near El Paso, Texas.
    • Banksy's artwork of drones on a STOP sign is stolen in London.
  • December 23, 2023: Nick and Aaron Carter's sister, Bobbie Jean Carter, is found dead in her bathroom at the age of 41.
Zodiac info

Zodiac

Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 23, 2023, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2023 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: November 23, 2023 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
  • Birth flower (November): The Chrysanthemum.
Television shows

Television shows in November 2023

In November 2023, TV audiences were watching the following series:

The Family Stallone
The Family Stallone
The Night Agent
The Night Agent
The Last of Us
The Last of Us
House of the Dragon
House of the Dragon
The Bear
The Bear
The Kardashians
The Kardashians
Severance
Severance
The Wheel of Time
The Wheel of Time
Only Murders in the Building
Only Murders in the Building
The White Lotus
The White Lotus
Cobra Kai
Cobra Kai
Bridgerton
Bridgerton
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in November 2023

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Pretty Freekin Scary
Pretty Freekin Scary
Transformers: EarthSpark
Transformers: EarthSpark
Monster High
Monster High

The Tiny Chef Show
The Tiny Chef Show
Chibiverse
Chibiverse
Face's Music Party
Face's Music Party
The Villains of Valley View
The Villains of Valley View
The Ghost and Molly McGee
The Ghost and Molly McGee
Baby Shark's Big Show!
Baby Shark's Big Show!
Danger Force
Danger Force
Tyler Perry's Young Dylan
Tyler Perry's Young Dylan
Toys

Toys in 2023

If you were a child on this date, then you may have had some of the following toys:

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5
The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X
Video games

Video games

Popular video games that people were playing in November 2023.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III 2023
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III
Alan Wake 2 2023
Alan Wake 2
Cities: Skylines II 2023
Cities: Skylines II
Spider-Man 2 (2023) 2023
Spider-Man 2 (2023)
Super Mario Bros. Wonder 2023
Super Mario Bros. Wonder
Assassin's Creed Mirage 2023
Assassin's Creed Mirage
EA Sports FC 24 2023
EA Sports FC 24
Starfield 2023
Starfield
Baldur's Gate 3 2023
Baldur's Gate 3
Final Fantasy XVI 2023
Final Fantasy XVI
Diablo IV 2023
Diablo IV
Street Fighter 6 2023
Street Fighter 6
Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on November 23.

Franklin Pierce

Franklin Pierce

US President Deceased
Born on November 23, 1804
He was not alive on this date.

Dominique Dunne

Dominique Dunne

Actress Deceased
Born on November 23, 1959
She was not alive on this date.

Kelly Brook

Kelly Brook

Model
Born on November 23, 1979
She turned 44 on this day in 2023.

Snooki

Snooki

Reality TV star
Born on November 23, 1987
She turned 36 on this day in 2023.

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus

Singer
Born on November 23, 1992
She turned 31 on this day in 2023.

Avani Gregg

Avani Gregg

TikTok user
Born on November 23, 2002
She turned 21 on this day in 2023.

Holidays

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on November 23:

USA

US President

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on November 23, 2023.

UK

UK Prime Minister

Rishi Sunak was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on November 23, 2023 was most likely conceived around March 2, 2023.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 23, 2023 is close to August 15, 2024.

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Stats for November 23, 2023

Statistics

Here are some interesting statistics about November 23, 2023:

  • 208 days have passed since this date.
  • 29 weeks have passed.
  • 17,967,600 seconds have passed since November 23, 2023.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 20,962,200 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 9,271,281,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 2,994,600 times.
  • You have taken approximately 1,545,214 steps. That's roughly 687 miles.
  • 215,611 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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