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1st November

The Day Of The Dead

Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) festivities are held on November 1st (All Saints Day) and November 2nd (All Souls Day), a celebration which (almost)

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2nd November

National Deviled Egg Day

The holidays and indeed party season will be upon us faster than you can say 'eat, drink and be merry,' and it just so happens that today we celebrate

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3rd November

David Embury Was Born Today

The author of that seminal work, The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks, David Augustus Embury was born on this day in 1886 in Pine Woods, upstate New York. He

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4th November

National Candy Day

Although you never need an excuse to eat sweets, there is of course a day dedicated to 'candy', and that day is the 4th of November.

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5th November

Guy Fawkes / Bonfire Night Cocktails

Remember, remember the fifth of November Gunpowder, treason and plot. I see no reason, why gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot.

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6th November

National Nacho Day

Not a fan of nachos? Then today is nacho lucky day! Yes, today is National Nacho Day, a day dedicated to those delicious fried tortilla chips that we love

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7th November

Museum of Modern Art's birthday

New York City's The Museum of Modern Art opened to the public on this day in 1929. Affectionately known as MoMA, with 300,000 books and exhibition catalogues,

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8th November

National Harvey Wallbanger Day

Of all the cocktails to have its very own day, the Harvey Wallbanger is probably the most surprising. But, yes, Harvey Wallbanger Day is a thing in American.

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9th November

The Berlin Wall toppled this day

On this day in 1989, protestors tore down the Berlin Wall, which had divided communist East Germany from capitalist West Germany since 1961.

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10th November

Irish Coffee arrived in America this day

The splendidly named Stanton Delaplane, a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, may have won a Pulitzer Prize for Reporting, but his legacy remains

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11th November

The first global conflict ended this day

Today is Veterans Day in the US, Remembrance Day across the Commonwealth, and Armistice Day in France and Belgium – a solemn occasion when we remember

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12th November

Happy Hour Day

Every hour should be happy but in most bars, this term does not reflect a collective state of joyousness but a period of comparatively cheap booze. Not

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13th November

A Martini fanatic died this day

Amelia Earheart once said that 'A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions', and we're keeping that at the forefront this 13th November,

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14th November

National Pickle Day

In a bit of a pickle? Perfect, because today is National Pickle Day. Celebrated annually on 14th November, this is yet another calendar day that originated

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15th November

Gillette's birthday

On this day in 1904, the fabulously named King Camp Gillette received a patent for a new kind of razor, putting a gadzillion barber shops out of business

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16th November

Happy Birthday, Havana

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun; Conspiring with him how to load and bless, With fruit the vines that round

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17th November

Anniversary of the start of the coronavirus outbreak

A day cemented firmly on the global psyche thanks (or not!) to the coronavirus outbreak that saw the world shut its doors for much of the following year.

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18th November

International Poitin Day

International Poitín Day was both launched and established in 2015 at an event held at the Sun Tavern in London's Bethnal Green by Bán Poitín.

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19th November

National Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day

Niche it may be, but this unique celebration of carbonated beverages with caffeine feels like the boost we all need.

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20th November

It's World Gibson Martini Day

Marian Beke, founder of The Gibson Bar in London, launched World Gibson Martini Day in 2018 to celebrate this classic cocktail.

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21st November

Gingerbread Cookie Day

With a hint of warming spice, gingerbread cookies are the perfect autumn treat (unless you're the gingerbread man of course). So cosy up and indulge in

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22nd November

National Cranberry Relish Day

Just in time for Thanksgiving, National Cranberry Relish Day has arrived, and boy are we thankful for it.

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23rd November

St George's Day

No, this is not a misprint. Today, the 23rd November really is St George's Day - in Georgia, where the lucky folk get the day off work to boot.

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24th November

The Origin of Species was published this day

An English naturalist and geologist, who spent almost five years recording the wildlife of Latin America from his base on board HMS Beagle, Charles Darwin

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25th November

Γεννήθηκε ο δημιουργός του πρώτου αυτοκινήτου

Ο Karl Friedrich Michael Vaillant γεννήθηκε σαν σήμερα, το 1844 στην πόλη Karlsruhe της Γερμανίας. Το όνειρο

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26th November

Η πρεμιέρα της Casablanca

“Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine…”. Η Casablanca, μία ταινία που ακόμη και σήμερα

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27th November

Πέθανε ένας μεγάλος εραστής του ποτού

Ο ρωμαίος ποιητής Horace, ο οποίος αρέσκονταν αρκετά στο να γράφει τραγούδια με θέμα το

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28th November

Οι γυναίκες ψηφίζουν για πρώτη φορά

Με τις γυναίκες πλέον να ψηφίζουν παντού εκτός από την Σαουδική Αραβία και την πόλη

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29th November

Ώρα για παιχνίδια

Ποιος θα πίστευε ότι τρεις γραμμές και δυο τελείες θα μπορούσαν να προσφέρουν τέτοια

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30th November

Ο Σκοτσέζος Άγιος Ανδρέας

Σήμερα η Σκοτία τιμά τον προστάτης της, St. Andrew ο οποίος πολέμησε ενάντια στους Άγγλους