November 2020 Calendar

NOVEMBER

In November, the days get shorter and all the leaves have already fallen. Summer breeze is so far away but it is time to turn our minds to the upcoming holiday season. Our Halloween mode is off and Thanksgiving/Christmas mode is on. We are ready to be thankful and to be together with our loved ones for wonderful purposes. Not on the beaches or gardens but in our warm houses instead.

November 2020 Calendar
November 2020 Calendar

WHAT DOES NOVEMBER MEAN TO US?

In November, the weather starts to cool down. Shows the effect of winter. Thanksgiving is near the end of the month; Christmas is at the door. So, it is time for meals, gifts, family and friends! It’s also a great time for shopping because Black Friday is in November.

November 2020 Calendar
November 2020 Calendar

WHAT IS THE HISTORY OF NOVEMBER?

November is the eleventh and penultimate month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars, the fourth and last of four months to have a length of 30 days, and the fifth and last of five months to have a length of less than 31 days. Nov was the ninth month of the ancient Roman calendar. Autumn Month retained its name (from the Latin novem meaning “nine”) when January and February were added to the Roman calendar. November is a month of late spring in the Southern Hemisphere and late autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. Therefore, November in the Southern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent of May in the Northern Hemisphere.

November was referred to as Blōtmōnaþ by the Anglo-Saxons. Brumaire and Frimaire were the months on which November fell in the French Republican Calendar.

Nov. meteor showers include the Andromedids; which occurs from September 25 to December 6 and generally peak around Nov. 9–14, the Leonids; which occur from November 15–20, the Alpha Monocerotids; which occur from Novemberish 15–25 with the peak on Nov 21–22, the Northern Taurids; which occur from October 20 to December 10, and the Southern Taurids which occur from September 10 – November 20, and the Phoenicids; which occur from November 29 to December 9 with the peak occurring on December 5–6. The Orionids, which occur in late October, sometimes last into November.

November 2020 Calendar Printable
November 2020 Calendar Printable

HOW CAN I PRINT A CALENDAR FOR NOVEMBER 2020?

A November 2020 calendar template helps you organize your busy times in the best way. Responsibilities, preparations, daily work, celebrations, things to do, places to go … Save them all on your blank November 2020 calendar. Enjoy the beauty of November, overhaul your home, start to hope for the new year. Using a calendar also makes you a much more regular, more targeted-oriented person. You can save your November 2020 calendar in PDF or JPG format on your computer after downloading it. Then you may easily print it through a printer attaching with your computer. If you want to take a look at the special days of the last month, you can download the October 2020 calendar, if you want to plan next month in advance you can download and print the December 2020 printable calendar. Use your calendar to surprise people around you, but don’t tell anyone about your secret!

Printable November 2020 Calendar
Printable November 2020 Calendar

WHAT ARE THE 10 FACTS ABOUT NOVEMBER?

  1. November was called “Blood Month” by the ancient Saxons because that was the month, they sacrificed animals to their gods.
  2. November is National Pomegranate Month in the USA.
  3. The third Thursday of November is the Great American Smoke out. Smokers are encouraged by the American Cancer Society to stop smoking on this day.
  4. Some Christian churches celebrate All Saint’s Day on the first day of November and All Souls Day on the 2nd.
  5. American football is the main sport watched in the United States during this month.
  6. Native Americans used to call a November full moon a Frost Moon or Beaver Moon.
  7. The birthstone for November is the topaz or citrine, the flower is the chrysanthemum.
  8. November is the only month used to represent a letter in the phonetic alphabet.
  9. In the Catholic Church, November is the month of Holy Souls in Purgatory. In Finland, November is called Marraskuu, the Month of the Dead.
  10. Most, if not all, of the leaves have fallen off the trees by the end of November.

WHAT ARE THE US HOLIDAYS IN NOVEMBER 2020?

Date Day Holiday
November 1, 2020 Sunday Daylight Saving 2020
November 1, 2020 Sunday All Saints’ Day 2020
November 3, 2020 Tuesday Election Day 2020
November 9, 2020 Monday World Freedom Day 2020
November 11, 2020 Wednesday Veterans’ Day 2020
November 23, 2020 Monday National Espresso Day 2020
November 26, 2020 Thursday Thanksgiving 2020
November 27, 2020 Friday Black Friday 2020
November 30, 2020 Monday Cyber Monday 2020

VETERANS’ DAY

Veterans’ Day is a US national holiday observed annually on November 11 for honoring veterans of the armed forces and those killed in the country’s wars.

WHAT IS THE HISTORY OF VETERANS’ DAY?

It is originated in 1919 on the first anniversary of the 1918 armistice that ended World War I and was known as Armistice Day. It was remembered in 1921 with the burial of an unknown soldier from World War I at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. Veterans’ Day became an official national holiday in the United States in 1938 as Armistice Day. The name was changed in 1954 to Veterans’ Day aiming to honor those who had served in all U.S. wars.

HOW TO CELEBRATE VETERANS’ DAY?

In Veterans Day, commemoration ceremonies are organized each year at the Tomb of the Unknowns, and floral tributes are placed on the graves of service men and women and at memorials of the country. Today, naturalization ceremonies have become an important part of the day’s activities.

All around the country, many schools and organizations attend in Veterans’ Day ceremonies. These often include flying of the American flag, speeches, a singing of the National Anthem and a Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Municipal Parades are another tradition that is observed by just about American city is a holiday parade that often includes bands, the marching of servicemen, speeches and remembrances.

Veterans’ Day is a great way to commemorate and thank the sacrifice their service men and women have made to keeping the United States free.

In order to attend the meaningful observations of Veterans Day you may put a mark on this day on your November 2020 calendar printable.

WHAT DAY OF THE WEEK DO VETERANS’ DAY FALL ON BETWEEN 2015-2025?

Year Date Day of the Week
Veterans Day 2015 November 11, 2015 Wednesday
Veterans Day 2016 November 11, 2016 Friday
Veterans Day 2017 November 11, 2017 Saturday
Veterans Day 2018 November 11, 2018 Sunday
Veterans Day 2019 November 11, 2019 Monday
Veterans Day 2020      November 11, 2020      Wednesday     
Veterans Day 2021 November 11, 2021 Thursday
Veterans Day 2022 November 11, 2022 Friday
Veterans Day 2023 November 11, 2023 Saturday
Veterans Day 2024 November 11, 2024 Monday
Veterans Day 2025 November 11, 2025 Tuesday      

THANKSGIVING (THE FOURTH THURSDAY OF NOVEMBER)

Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday in the United States, and occurs on the fourth Thursday of November each year. The date of  occurs Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 26.

WHAT IS THE HISTORY OF THANKSGIVING?

In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians participated an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than two centuries, days of thanksgiving were celebrated by individual colonies and states. It wasn’t until 1863, in the midst of the Civil War, that President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Thanksgiving Day to be held each November.

HOW TO CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING?

Most families celebrate the Thanksgiving with a large meal and sometimes a religious service. Many countries observe a variation of this celebration or have a different holiday along the same themes. It is very common to observe the harvest season with celebratory meals and festivals of thanks within many religions and communities, similar with the ancient pagan festivals. There are many connections accepted between Protestant religions and the harvest festival of Thanksgiving. The most widely occurred ritual is the Thanksgiving meal. This usually includes turkey, mashed potatoes, dressing, cranberry sauce, corn, sweet potatoes, and pumpkin pies, but many feasts differ between families and cultures. Many see it as a celebration of the harvest, especially farmers, and a commemoration of the pilgrims’ successful harvest with the help of Native Americans.

If you want to get ready earlier for Thanksgiving celebrations, mark this day on your November 2020 calendar printable!

WHAT ARE THE DATES FOR THANKSGIVING FROM 2015 TO 2025?

Year Date Day of the Week
Thanksgiving Day 2015 November 26, 2015 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2016 November 24, 2016 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2017 November 23, 2017 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2018 November 22, 2018 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2019 November 28, 2019 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2020      November 26, 2020      Thursday     
Thanksgiving Day 2021 November 25, 2021 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2022 November 24, 2022 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2023 November 23, 2023 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2024 November 28, 2024 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day 2025 November 27, 2025 Thursday

Conclusion

In conclusion, November is the 11th month of the year, the new year is almost over! What about the decisions you made at the beginning of the year? With a November 2020 calendar you have the opportunity to review everything. Also, don’t worry if you have not achieved your goals. A new calendar, a new month, means a new page in life. Get a printable November 2020 calendar and organize your days as you like from today. November is a good rehearsal time to turn a whole new page in your life. Do not think that you will be away from sociality in coming winter and the holidays are over, November 2020 calendar with holidays makes you feel motivated. You can also download and print our calendar template in (.ots) format over Openoffice templates.