Public Holidays: November 2008

Day Date Country Holiday
Sat 1st Various Various All Saints Day
Sat 1st New Zealand New Zealand Hawkes Bay Anniversary Day
Sat 1st New Zealand New Zealand Marlborough Anniversary Day
Sun 2nd Mexico Mexico Day of the Dead
Mon 3rd Japan Japan Culture Day
Tue 4th Russia Russia Day of Unity
Tue 11th Various Various Remembrance Day
Tue 11th USA USA Veterans Day
Thu 13th India India Guru Nanak Birthday
Sat 15th Brazil Brazil Republic Day
Sun 16th New Zealand New Zealand Christchurch Show Day
Mon 17th Mexico Mexico Revolution Day
Wed 19th Germany Germany Repentance Day
Thu 20th Brazil Brazil Zumbi dos Palmares
Mon 24th Japan Japan Labour Thanksgiving Day
Thu 27th USA USA Thanksgiving
Fri 28th USA USA Day after Thanksgiving
Sun 30th New Zealand New Zealand Chatham Islands Anniversary Day


Public Holiday
Regional Holiday
Diversity Month


The ninth month in the old Roman calendar. In Latin novem means "nine".

In Old English, November was known as Blotmonad - blood-month, as November was when Anglo-Saxons slaughtered their livestock, so they had a source of food during winter.