On This Day: November 18th
This is 322nd day of the year and 43 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—20 Heshvan 5780
- Chinese calendar—the 22nd day of the 10th month of 4717 (Ji Hai)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
Wilma Mankillerformer chief of the Cherokee Nation
George Horace Galluporiginator of the Gallup poll
Louis Daguerreearly pioneer of photography
Alan B. Shepardastronaut
Ignace Paderewskipianist, composer
Clarence S. Dayessayist
Margaret Atwoodnovelist and poet
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.