57 Jaw-Dropping November Trivia Facts You Need to Know!

57 Jaw-Dropping November Trivia Facts You Need to Know!

Welcome to the Ultimate November Trivia Challenge!

Whether you’re a trivia enthusiast, a history buff, or just looking to impress your friends with some quirky facts, you’ve come to the right place.

This trivia extravaganza will take you through historical events, notable birthdays, and intriguing tidbits that make November a month to remember.

Let's dive in and explore the fascinating month of November!


Easy November Fun Facts & Trivia

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These easy November fun facts and trivia are perfect for kids, tweens, teens, adults, and seniors to test their knowledge. Do you know them all?

What month does November come after?
Answer: October

What month does November come before?
Answer: December

What month is November in the calendar?
Answer: The 11th month of the year.

What meteorological season is the month of November in the Northern Hemisphere?
Answer: Autumn

What meteorological season is the month of November in the Southern Hemisphere?
Answer: Spring

How many days does the month of November have?
Answer: 30 days

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If you are born October 23rd-November 21st, you are considered what zodiac sign?
Answer: Scorpio

If you are born November 22nd-December 21st, you are considered what zodiac sign?
Answer: Sagittarius

True or False: November was originally the ninth month in the ancient Roman calendar.
Answer: True

The astrological sign of Scorpio takes up the first three weeks of this month. What is the symbol associated with the Scorpio sign?
Answer: The Scorpion

True or False: People born under the sign of Scorpio are known for their passion and determination.
Answer: True

What flower is associated with the month of November?
Answer: The Chrysanthemum

True or False: The full moon in November is often called the Beaver Moon.
Answer: True

True or False: Thanksgiving is celebrated in November in the United States.
Answer: True

What month of the year was November on the old ten-month Roman calendar?
Answer: The 9th month


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What is the name of the star that is closest to Earth and can be seen during November in the Northern Hemisphere?
Answer: The Sun

Which continent starts experiencing longer daylight hours in November?
Answer: Australia

November marks the beginning of which school term in many parts of the Southern Hemisphere?
Answer: The final term

What type of weather activity is common in November in many parts of the Northern Hemisphere?
Answer: Rain and wind

Average temperatures in what part of the world start to decrease significantly in November?
Answer: The Northern Hemisphere

The risk for what type of storms is still high in the Atlantic in November?
Answer: Hurricanes

November is often the start of what season for agricultural activities in the Southern Hemisphere?
Answer: Planting season

What weather phenomenon can be seen in the night sky in November, especially in rural areas?
Answer: The Leonid meteor shower

In November 1929, what significant economic event occurred?
Answer: The Great Depression

Who was the President of the United States during this event?
Answer: Herbert Hoover

True or False: In a standard year, no other month begins on the same day of the week as November.
Answer: False. March does.

What do students in the Northern Hemisphere typically call the break in November?
Answer: Thanksgiving break


Fun November Pop Culture Trivia

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These pop culture events all took place in November. Which do you know and which are new to you?

What famous music festival was held on November 9, 1969?
Answer: The Rolling Stones' Altamont Free Concert

In 1986, what famous movie premiered on November 24?
Answer: Crocodile Dundee

In 1994, what iconic sitcom premiered on NBC on November 22?
Answer: Friends

What beloved animated movie was released by Disney on November 29, 1995?
Answer: Toy Story

In 2000, what Destiny's Child song hit number one on the Billboard charts in November?
Answer: "Independent Women Part I"

Which superhero movie starring Tobey Maguire was released on November 18, 2004?
Answer: Spider-Man 2

In November of 1994, what song by Boyz II Men hit number one on the Billboard charts?
Answer: "On Bended Knee"

What American actor was born on November 30, 1965, and later became one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood?
Answer: Ben Stiller

What Thor actor was born on November 11?
Answer: Chris Hemsworth

What “Queen of Pop” released the hit single "Vogue" in November 1990?
Answer: Madonna

What beloved Friends star celebrated his birthday on November 13?
Answer: Matt LeBlanc

What famed singer and guitarist was born on November 27, 1942?
Answer: Jimi Hendrix

What famous boxer was born on November 25, 1966?
Answer: Lennox Lewis

Everyone loved this comedian and actor born on November 5, 1956. Who was he?
Answer: Bryan Adams

What master of horror fiction was born on November 21, 1947?
Answer: Stephen King


Historical November Facts You Should Know

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These historical events all happened in the month of November. Which do you know and which is new to you?

In 1620, what group of settlers arrived at Cape Cod on November 11?
Answer: The Pilgrims

In 1863, which U.S. President delivered the Gettysburg Address on November 19?
Answer: Abraham Lincoln

In 1929, what major event continued to affect the world economy on November 24?
Answer: The Great Depression

In 1945, what international organization was established on November 24?
Answer: UNESCO

On November 1, 1955, what conflict officially began for the United States?
Answer: The Vietnam War

In 1963, what tragic event took place on November 22, leading to the assassination of a U.S. President?
Answer: The assassination of John F. Kennedy

In 1969, what famous children's television show premiered on November 10?
Answer: Sesame Street





Who was born on November 8, 1922, and later became a significant figure in American jazz music?
Answer: Johnny Mercer

In 1954, what significant event in civil rights history took place on November 1?
Answer: The start of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

In 1979, what important environmental organization was established on November 1?
Answer: Friends of the Earth

On November 9, 1989, what significant political event occurred in Germany?
Answer: The fall of the Berlin Wall

In 1960, what famous animated television series debuted on November 10?
Answer: The Flintstones

In 1969, who performed their last public concert on November 8?
Answer: The Beatles

In 1985, what famous pop star released the album "Thriller" on November 30?
Answer: Michael Jackson

On November 26, 1922, what famous archaeologist discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun?
Answer: Howard Carter



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I hope you enjoyed the Ultimate November Trivia Challenge! From historical events to fun pop culture facts, November is truly a month filled with fascinating stories and tidbits.

Use these questions to test your friends, host a trivia night, or simply expand your knowledge about this unique month.

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Stay curious and keep learning!

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