On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 2017

Historical Events

  • Brazilian footballer Robinho sentenced to nine years in prison for rape in Italy
  • Papua New Guinea Police storm Manus Island refugee camp, forcibly removing asylum seekers

Famous Deaths

  • Carol Neblett, American operatic soprano (Metropolitan Opera, 1979-93), dies at 71
  • Fred van der Spek, Dutch 2nd chamber member (PSP), dies at 93
2017 Highlights

About November 23, 2017

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Thanksgiving (United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius