November Calendar

November Calendar of Famous Inventions and November Birthdays

November Calendar - Gatling Gun
On the November Calendar - The Gatling Gun is Patented. Courtesy Department of Defense

Find out what famous event happened today in history concerning patents, trademarks, or copyrights. What famous inventor has the same November birthday as you or what invention was created on that day.

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November Calendar

Find out what famous event happened on the November Calendar for history concerning patents, trademarks, or copyrights. What famous inventor has the same November birthday as you.

November 1

1966 "Apple Jacks" cereal was trademark registered.

November 2

1955 Jim Henson's "Kermit the Frog" the first Muppet was copyright registered.

November 3

1903 Listerine was trademark registered.

November 4

1862 Richard Gatling received a patent for the machine gun.

November 5

1901 Henry Ford received a patent for a motor carriage.

November 6

1928 Colonel Jacob Schick patented the first electric razor.

November 7

1955 The movie "Guys and Dolls" based on stories by Damon Runyon was copyright registered.

November 8

1956 Cecile B Demille's "The Ten Commandments" was copyright registered.

November 9

1842 George Bruce received the first design patent for printing type faces.

November 10

1981 The board game Trivial Pursuit was registered.

November 11

1901 NABISCO was trademark registered.

November 12

1940 BATMAN was trademark registered.

November 13

1979 Robert Jarvik was granted a patent for an artificial heart.

November 14

1973 Patsy Sherman & Samuel Smith obtained a patent for a method for treating carpets known as Scotchguard.

November 15

1904 Patent #775,134 was granted to King C.
Gillette for a safety razor.

November 16

1977 Stephen Spielberg's "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" was copyright registered.

November 17

1891 Emile Berliner was issued a patent for a combined telegraph and telephone.

November 18

1952 ELMER'S glue was trademark registered.

November 19

1901 Granville Woods was issued a patent for a third rail to operate electrified railways.

November 20

1923 Patent #1,475,024 was granted to Garrett Morgan for a traffic signal.

November 21

1854 Issac Von Bunschoten patented a rosin-oil lamp.

November 22

1904 Design patent for the Congressional Medal of Honor was granted to George Gillespie.

November 23

1898 Andrew Beard was granted a patent for a railway car coupler.

November 24

1874 Patent #157,124 was granted to Joseph Glidden for barbed wire fencing.

November 25

1975 Robert S. Ledley was granted patent #3,922,522 for "diagnostic X-ray systems" known as the CAT-Scan.

November 26

1895 Russell Penniman received a patent for a transparent photographic film.

November 27

1894 Mildred Lord was granted a patent for a washing machine.

November 28

1905 ARM & HAMMER baking soda was trademark registered.

November 29

1881 Francis Blake was granted a patent for the speaking phone.

November 30

1858 John Mason patented the screw neck bottle called the Mason Jar.

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November Birthdays

What famous inventor or scientist has the same November birthday as you. The eleventh month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

November 1

  • 1950 - American physicist, Robert B. Laughlin
  • 1880 - German meteorologist, Alfred L Wegener revealed the continental shift
  • 1878 - Argentinian, Carlos Saavedra Lamas won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1936

    November 2

    • 1929 - Electrical engineer with a Ph.D. from MIT, Amar Bose, was the founder and chairman of Bose Corporation, who patented speakers with a dominantly reflecting sound field mimicking listening space of the audience in a concert hall
    • 1942 - Author and sex therapist, Shere Hite wrote the Hite Report.

    November 3

    • 1718 - John Montague, 4th Earl of Sandwich was the inventor of the sandwich

    November 4

    • 1912 - Fashion designer Pauline Trigere designed bell bottom pants.
    • 1923 - Beer brewer Alfred Heineken founded Heineken beer

    November 5

    • 1534 - German botanist and physician, Joachim Camerarius, wrote the first horticulture catalog
    • 1855 - French meteorologist, Leon P Teisserenc de Bort who revealed the stratosphere
    • 1893 - American, industrial designer Raymond Loewy
    • 1930 - British mathematician, Frank Adams
    • 1946 - Speech and hearing scientist, Patricia K Kuhl

    November 6

    November 7

    • 1855 - American physicist Edwin H Hall who discovered the Hall effect
    • 1867 - French scientist, Marie Curie discovered radium and won the Nobel Prize in 1903 and 1911.
    • 1878 - Austrian/Swedish physicist Lise Meitner discovered protactinium
    • 1888 - Indian physicist, Chandrasekhara Raman won the Nobel prize in 1930
    • 1910 - British scientist Edmund Leach
    • 1950 - Alexa Canady was the first black woman to become a neurosurgeon.

    November 8

    • 1656 - English astronomer Edmund Halley discovered Halley comet
    • 1922 - South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard performed first heart transplant
    • 1923 - American scientist Jack Kilby invented the integrated circuit aka the microchip.
    • 1930 - Structural engineer Edmund Happold founded engineering constituency.

    November 9

    • 1850 - German toxicologist Lewis Lewin considered the father of psychopharmacologist
    • 1897 - British chemist Ronald G. W. Norrish won the Nobel Prize in 1967
    • 1906 - Rocket engineer Arthur Rudolph

    November 10

    • 1819 - Cyrus West Field financied the first transatlantic cable
    • 1895 - Aircraft designer John Knudsen Northrop founded Northrop Air
    • 1918 - German chemist Ernst Fischer won the Nobel Prize in 1973

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    November Birthdays

    What famous inventor or scientist has the same November birthday as you. The eleventh month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

    November 11

    • 1493 - Swiss scientist, Paracelsus

    November 12

    • 1841 - English physicist John W. Rayleigh won the Nobel prize in 1904.

    November 13

    • 1893 - American biochemist, Edward A Doisy Sr invented a way to manufacture Vitamin K1 and won the Nobel prize in 1943
    • 1902 - Paleontologist, Gustav von Koenigswald found Pithecanthropus erectus.

    November 14

    • 1765 - Robert Fulton built the first steamboat
    • 1776 - Henri Dutrochet discovered and named process of osmosis
    • 1797 - Scottish geologist, Charles Lyell wrote the Principles of Geology
    • 1863 - Belgian/American chemist Leo Baekeland who invented bakelite

    November 15

    • 1793 - French mathematician, Michel Chasles specialiazed in geometry

    November 16

    • 1857 - German geologist, Henry Potonie

    November 17

    • 1906 - Soichiro Honda was the founder and first CEO of the Honda Motor Company
    • 1902 - Mathematician and physicist Eugene Paul Wigner was the co-inventor of the A Bomb who won the Nobel prize in 1963.

    November 18

    • 1839 - German physicist, August A Kundt researched sound vibration and invented the test of Kundt.
    • 1897 - British physicist, Patrick M S Blackett invented a nuclear reaction won the Nobel prize in 1948.
    • 1906 - American physiologist/biologist, George Wald won the Nobel prize in 1967.

      November 19

      • 1912 - Cell biologist, George E Palade discovered ribosomen, and won the Nobel prize in 1974
      • 1936 - Chinese scientist, Yuan T Lee

      November 20

      • 1602 - Otto von Guericke invented the air pump
      • 1886 - Zoologist, Karl von Frisch was a bee expert who won the Nobel prize in 1973
      • 1914 - Italian fashion designer, Emilio Pucci known for his prints.
      • 1916 - Robert A Bruce was a pioneer in exercise cardiology

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      November Birthdays

      What famous inventor or scientist has the same November birthday as you. The eleventh month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

      November 21

      • 1785 - Surgeon William Beaumont first to research digestion
      • 1867 - Russian chemist Vladimir N Ipatiev

      November 22

      • 1511 - German mathematician, Erasmus Reinhold who calculated planetary table
      • 1891 - Swedish economist, Erik Lindahl wrote the Theory of Money and Capital
      • 1919 - Biochemist and toxicologist Wilfred Norman Aldridge

      November 23

      • 1924 - Anthropologist Colin Turnbull
      • 1934 - Oceanographer Rita Rossi Colwell

      November 24

      • 1953 - American composer Tod Machover invented the use of new technology in music

      November 25

      • 1893 - American environmentalist, Joseph Wood Krutch
      • 1814 - German scientist, Julius Robert Mayer
      • 1835 - Industrialist, Andrew Carnegie was also a noted philanthropist

      November 26

      • 1607 - Clergyman & scholar, John Harvard founded Harvard University
      • 1876 - Willis Haviland Carrier invented air-conditioning equipment
      • 1894 - American mathematician, Norbert Wiener invented cybernetics
      • 1913 - Joshua William Steward invented polymath

      November 27

      • 1701 - Swedish scientist & inventor, Anders Celsius invented the centigrade temperature scale
      • 1894 - Forrest Shaklee founded Shaklee Products
      • 1913 - Technologist, Frances Swem Anderson researched nuclear medicine
      • 1955 - Scientist & actor, Bill Nye was the TV Host of the show the Science Guy

      November 28

      • 1810 - English engineer, William Froude naval architect
      • 1837 - John Wesley Hyatt invented celluloid
      • 1854 - German botanist Gottlieb J Haberlandt

      November 29

      • 1803 - Austrian physicist, Christian Doppler invented Doppler effect radar
      • 1849 - John Ambrose Fleming invented the first practical electron tube called the 'Fleming Valve' and the vacuum tube diode.
      • 1911 - British atomic physicist, Klaus Fuchs was arrested for being a spy
      • 1915 - American pharmacologist, Earl W. Sutherland who won the Nobel prize in 1971

      November 30

      • 1827 - French botanist, Ernest H Baillon wrote the History of Plants
      • 1889 - English physiologist, Edgar D Adrian won the Nobel Prize in 1932
      • 1915 - Chemist, Henry Taube won the Nobel prize in 1983