The 21st o November is the 325t day o the year (326t in lowp years) in the Gregorian Calendar, wi 40 days bidin.
Response tae the supermarket roof collapse in Riga
- 1783 - The Montgolfier brothers fly in a hot-air balloon ower Paris.
- 1789 - North Carolina acomes the 12t state o the Unitit States.
- 1916 - Daith o Emperor Franz Joseph I o Austrick.
- 1916 - Breetish hospital ship Britannic is sunk bi a mine in the Aegean Sea, killing 30 fowk.
- 1918 - The current Flag o Estonie is adoptit.
- 1920 - 31 fowk are kilt on the first "Bloody Sunday", in Dublin, Ireland.
- 1964 - The Verrazano Narrows Brig in New York opens.
- 1974 - The Birmingham Pub Bombings kill 21 fowk.
- 2002 - NATO invites Bulgarie, Estonie, Latvie, Lithuanie, Romanie, Slovakie an Slovenie tae acome members.
- 2004 - Ukraine's Presidential election between Viktor Yushchenko an Viktor Yanukovych ends in controversy.
- 2005 - Israeli Prime Meenister Ariel Sharon stairts his aen Kadima Pairty.
- 2013 - A supermarket collapse in Riga, Latvie, kills 54 fowk.
- 2013 - Euromaidan protests stairt in Ukraine efter Preses Viktor Yanukovych abandons a deal wi the European Union ower closer links tae Roushie.
- 1694 - Voltaire, French philosopher, playwricht an historian (d. 1778)
- 1840 - Victoria, Princess Ryal (d. 1901)
- 1854 - Pape Benedict XV (d. 1922)
- 1898 - René Magritte, Belgian penter (d. 1967)
- 1902 - Isaac Bashevis Singer, Pols-American writer (d. 1991)
- 1904 - Coleman Hawkins, American saxophonist (d. 1969)
- 1940 - Dr. John, American sangster
- 1944 - Harold Ramis, American actor, director an producer (d. 2014)
- 1945 - Goldie Hawn, American actress
- 1948 - Michel Suleiman, 16t Preses o Lebanon
- 1965 - Björk, Icelandic sangster, producer an actress
- 1985 - Carly Rae Jepsen, Canadian sangster
- 1992 - Conor Maynard, Inglis sangster
- The 21st o November is the eat day o the follaein saunts:
- St. Gelasius
- St. Albert o Louvain
- St. Amelberga
- St. Digain
- St. Heliodorus
- St. Hilary
- St. Rufus o Rome
- St. Maurus