- Nov 10 Sri Lankan Tamil Parliamentarian Nadarajah Raviraj assassinated in Colombo.
- Nov 12 Former Soviet republic of South Ossetia holds a second referendum on independence from Georgia
- Nov 17 Official naming of element 111, Roentgenium (Rg).
- Nov 21 Anti-Syrian Lebanese Minister and MP Pierre Gemayel is assassinated in suburban Beirut.
- Nov 24 Israeli rapist Benny Sela escapes from police custody while being transferred to a court hearing.
- Nov 27 Francesco Cossiga, Italian politician and former President of the Italian Republic, resigns from his position as lifetime senator
Nov 30 American folk artist "Grandma" Moses' 1943 painting "Sugaring Off" sells for a record $1.3 million for the artist, by Christie's in New York
- Nov 30 South Africa's Civil Union Act of 2006 legalizes same-sex marriage, becomes fifth country in the world and first in Africa to do so