FIND FACTS ABOUT

Incredible and fun facts to explore

Interesting facts about November 7

Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining November 7. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is November 7 so important!

november 7 facts
What is November 7 about?

Top 10 November 7 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. Phoenix is the only city to have a complete "sports equinox", when all four major sports teams from a city play on the same day. On November 4th, 2001 the Cardinals (NFL), the Coyotes (NHL), and the Suns (NBA) all lost, while the Diamondbacks won game 7 of the World Series.

  2. In a creative writing assignment titled "Tacoma Narrows Bridge Collapses", a student at a local High School predicted the Tacoma Narrows bridge collapse on November 6, 1940. The bridge collapsed November 7, 1940.

  3. Since aardvark is a shy, nocturnal animal, not much is known about its reproductive behavior. Pregnancy lasts 7 months and female gives birth to one baby, usually between October and November. Baby stays with its mother six months, after which it begins a solitary life.

  4. Dred Scott died of tuberculosis on November 7, 1858.

  5. The Trent left Cuba on November 7, but was captured by the San Jacinto the next day in the Bahamas.

  6. Mating and calving takes place from November to March. Female gives birth every 3rd year. Pregnancy lasts 11 months and ends with one baby. Baby whale is 20 feet long and weighs 2 to 3 tons at birth. It depends on the mother's milk 6 to 7 months. Young whales reach sexual maturity at the age of 6 to 12 years.

  7. Komodo Island became one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature on November 11, 2011.

  8. Iguazu Falls was declared one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature on November 11, 2011. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  9. On 7 November 1492, the Ensisheim meteorite, the oldest meteorite with a known date of impact, struck the earth around noon in a wheat field outside the village of Ensisheim, Alsace, France.

  10. In the beginning of the Star Wars Galaxies MMO in 2003, becoming a Jedi was so hard to do that in the official forums some subscribers accused the developers of lying about a Jedi system actually being in place. The first player unlocked their Jedi slot on Friday November 7, 2003.

Funny november 7 details

Interesting definitions that can be fact checked.

About Penguin Pete the Pittsburgh Penguins' first mascot, he made 7 total appearances before he passed away on November 23rd 1968. Cause of death: Pneumonia. Pete was a South African penguin.

On November 7, 1979 Carter’s National Security Adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski received a call at 3am NORAD, was reporting a Soviet missile attack. He was told 250 Russian nuclear missiles were inbound, then a second call said 2,200 were inbound.

Transits of Mercury occur in May or November. The last four transits occurred on November 15, 1999; May 7, 2003; November 8, 2006; and May 9, 2016. The next will occur on November 11, 2019, and then on November 13, 2032.

There was little celebration in Russia on the centenary of the 1917 revolution in 2017 but St. Petersburg hosted several exhibitions to mark the event. During the Soviet period, 7 November was a public holiday and one of the biggest state celebrations of the year

Benjamin Franklin served as the first Postmaster General of the United States until November 7, 1776.

7 to 14 people died and 47 were wounded in a labor dispute (the Everett Massacre) in the Pacific Northwest, November 5, 1916.

Katie Nolan is the Guinness World Record holder for most donuts stacked in a tower while blindfolded. She broke the record with 7 on November 7, 2018.

7)SEPtember, (8)OCTOber, (9)NOVember and (10)DECember were originally named such because the calendar had 10 months.

The months September, October, November, and December have prefixes for 7,8,9, and 10, but are the 9th,10th,11th, and 12th months, respectively

Endmember: Word of the day for November 7, 2018

Bonnie St. John (born November 7, 1964) is the first African-American to win medals in Winter Paralympic competition as a ski racer.

On November 7, 1872 Captain Benjamin Briggs commandeered the Mary Celeste and was bound for Italy with his family and crew, and 1701 barrels of alcohol. But the ship was found at the Strait of Gibraltar with one lifeboat missing and no one on board. It's still a mystery as to what happened.

There was little celebration in Russia on the centenary of the 1917 revolution but St. Petersburg hosted several exhibitions to mark the event. During the Soviet period, 7 November was a public holiday and one of the biggest state celebrations of the year

On November 7, 1677, Edmond Halley documented a transit of Mercury from the South Atlantic island of St Helena. It dawned on him that the data of how long the transit lasted taken from various points on Earth could determine the distance between the Earth and the sun

On November 7th, 2016, a bitcoin valued $704 US and today it's $7,392 US.

a 2-Ton Indian Elephant escaped from a farm in New York's Catskills mountains and roamed its forests for 2 weeks in November 1957 before it was peacefully recaptured 7 miles away.

What Important Events Happened on November 7?

On November 7, 1918, a false report of an armistice ending WWI led to celebrations around the world after the Allies intercepted a telegram asking for a cease-fire so that the Germans could cross the lines to negotiate the an armistice

On this day (5 November) in 1908 Democrat Henry Ford lost a US Senate race to Republican Truman H Newberry by about 7,500 votes out of the 430,000 votes cast.

"Elf" and "Love Actually" —the two most popular Christmas movies this century— were both released on the same day: November 7, 2003.

Only once has a US city played a game in all 4 major sports on the same day. That city was Phoenix on November 4th, 2001. The Phoenix teams only won one: Game 7 of the World Series.

You just need to put gold on any food to make it expensive. The Frrrozen Haute Chocolate ice cream sundae costing $25,000 (£12,000), which was added to the menu of the Serendipity 3 restaurant, New York, USA on 7 November 2007.

On November 4th, 2001, Phoenix became the first and only city to complete a "Sports Equinox." All four major sports franchises from Phoenix played on the same day as their NBA, NHL, and NFL teams all lost, while the Diamondbacks (MLB) won game 7 of the World Series.

November 7 fact sources:

Definitions of November 7 for kids with pictures. Learn weird but true insights about November 7.