Shopping Reminder Day
November 26, 2013 in the World

Besides Black Friday, which is a day after Thanksgiving, there is also another Shopping Reminder Day on November 26th that really activates our shopaholic addictions.

You’ve less than a month until Christmas, so it’s time to make sure that you’ve bought all of your gifts! If you’ve still got presents to buy, Shopping Reminder Day is a stark reminder that you’re running out of time!

Where is Shopping Reminder Day?

Historical Events:

43 BC – The Second Triumvirate alliance of Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus (“Octavian”, later “Caesar Augustus”), Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, and Mark Antony is formed.

1476 – Vlad III Dracula defeats Basarab Laiota with the help of Stephen the Great and Stephen V Bathory and becomes the ruler of Wallachia for the third time.

1778 – Captain Cook discovers Maui in the Sandwich Islands (now Hawaii)

1789 – 1st national Thanksgiving in USA

1865 – “Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll published in USA

1885 – 1st meteor photograph

1922 – English archaeologist Howard Carter opens Toetanchamon’s (Tut) tomb

1950 – China enters Korean conflict, sends troops across Yalu River

1952 – 1st modern 3-D movie “Bwana Devil” premieres in Hollywood

1956 – “The Price Is Right” debuts on NBC

1975 – Fed jury finds Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination

1978 – 1st lesbian theme TV movie – “Question of Love”

1990 – Mikhail Gorbachev tells Iraq to get out of Kuwait