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This is a record of material that was recently featured on the Main Page as part of Did you know (DYK). Recently created new articles, greatly expanded former stub articles and recently promoted good articles are eligible; you can submit them for consideration.

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Did you know...

29 November 2021

  • 00:00, 29 November 2021 (UTC)
Little Amal
Little Amal
  • ... that the 3.5-metre (11 ft) puppet Little Amal (pictured) was met in Rome by Pope Francis, who took her hand?
  • ... that the Epson ActionNote was one of the first Windows laptops with a touchpad?
  • ... that the subjects of the documentary Found discover that they are biological cousins as teenagers?
  • ... that a cheat code for the 2003 video game Hulk is hidden in a scene of the film it is based on?
  • ... that the sewing-themed board game Patchwork has been described as "devious and cutthroat"?
  • ... that the 1977 Yili fire, the deadliest since the founding of the People's Republic of China, was caused by a special jumping firecracker?
  • ... that to print money during the Indonesian National Revolution, Lukman Hakim had to lead a group to the town of Muara Bungo to find a printing machine?
  • ... that one owner of Montana radio station KXGF went from owning a stake in a waterbed dealership to liquidating his assets in a span of six months?

28 November 2021

  • 00:00, 28 November 2021 (UTC)
Vasari's Allegory of Patience
Vasari's Allegory of Patience

27 November 2021

  • 00:00, 27 November 2021 (UTC)
Running a TPC-C test
Running a TPC-C test

26 November 2021

  • 12:00, 26 November 2021 (UTC)
Doreen Nabwire
Doreen Nabwire
  • 00:00, 26 November 2021 (UTC)
Loaf of bread baked with Carl Griffith's sourdough starter
Loaf of bread baked with Carl Griffith's sourdough starter

25 November 2021

  • 12:00, 25 November 2021 (UTC)
Robin Hobb
Robin Hobb
  • 00:00, 25 November 2021 (UTC)
Witi Ihimaera
Witi Ihimaera

24 November 2021

  • 12:00, 24 November 2021 (UTC)
Victor 3900
Victor 3900
  • 00:00, 24 November 2021 (UTC)
PrOP-M on top of the Mars 3 lander
PrOP-M on top of the Mars 3 lander

23 November 2021

  • 12:00, 23 November 2021 (UTC)
Portrait of Barbara Stanwyck by Whitey Schafer
Portrait of Barbara Stanwyck by Whitey Schafer
  • 00:00, 23 November 2021 (UTC)
Lyndon B. Johnson taking the oath of office aboard Air Force One
Lyndon B. Johnson taking the oath of office aboard Air Force One

22 November 2021

  • 12:00, 22 November 2021 (UTC)
Money Musk
  • 00:00, 22 November 2021 (UTC)
A page of Mutinensis gr. 122
A page of Mutinensis gr. 122

21 November 2021

  • 12:00, 21 November 2021 (UTC)
The steamboat New York
The steamboat New York
  • 00:00, 21 November 2021 (UTC)
Original Trictrac board and equipment
Original Trictrac board and equipment
  • ... that Trictrac (board pictured) was the classic tables game of France, just as backgammon is of the English-speaking world today?
  • ... that Russel and Mary Wright's American design "manifesto" Guide to Easier Living proposed that life was "engineering problems with scientific solutions"?
  • ... that the telephone exchange in Craig's Court contains one of the entrances to the secret government tunnels under London?
  • ... that Bob Ferry became general manager of the Washington Bullets by selling advertisements for its game programs, giving its upper management the impression that he "must know a lot about business"?
  • ... that the tourist attraction Little Canada has a "Littlization Station" used to create scale 3D replicas of visitors to be placed in the exhibit?
  • ... that 14 top art students in the Russian Empire revolted and quit their academy because of a competition theme?
  • ... that Nancy Cappello was described as the "founder of the breast density education movement" for her campaign to inform women about the issue of mammograms failing to detect breast cancer?
  • ... that the biggest Turdus is 23–28 centimetres (9–10 inches) in length?

20 November 2021

  • 12:00, 20 November 2021 (UTC)
Belle Delphine demonstrating her ahegao face
Belle Delphine demonstrating her ahegao face
  • 00:00, 20 November 2021 (UTC)
Front page of The Anglo-African
Front page of The Anglo-African

19 November 2021

  • 12:00, 19 November 2021 (UTC)
Ida Veldhuyzen van Zanten
Ida Veldhuyzen van Zanten
  • 00:00, 19 November 2021 (UTC)
Detail of Henry VIII's horned helmet
Detail of Henry VIII's horned helmet

18 November 2021

  • 12:00, 18 November 2021 (UTC)
Handbags made from ring-pulls
Handbags made from ring-pulls
  • 00:00, 18 November 2021 (UTC)
Susan Catania
Susan Catania
  • ... that Susan Catania (pictured) shocked male legislators by bringing her infant daughter to the floor of the Illinois House of Representatives and nursing her baby in the women's restroom?
  • ... that the Allenby Formation has been called part of a "Great Canadian Lagerstätte"?
  • ... that Satrio used water buffaloes to vaccinate 240,000 people against smallpox?
  • ... that the Cello Sonata by John Foulds features quarter tones in the second movement, but it is uncertain if he introduced them in the 1905 version or the 1927 revision?
  • ... that Scottish novelist Isla Dewar said "if ... a thing is not worth doing then it's worth doing fabulously, amazingly, with grace, style and panache"?
  • ... that The West Wing episode "17 People" has an entire website created by a "superfan" with the sole purpose of explaining it?
  • ... that Indian cricketer Bangalore Jayaram's English styled Mashie Lodge, was named after his favourite golf club, the Mashie Niblick?
  • ... that the developers of the video game Golf Club: Wasteland jokingly announced that they would only sell one copy at a price of $500 million?

17 November 2021

  • 12:00, 17 November 2021 (UTC)
The Kilmainham Brooch, late 8th or early 9th century
The Kilmainham Brooch, late 8th or early 9th century
  • 00:00, 17 November 2021 (UTC)
Interior of the Palace Theatre
Interior of the Palace Theatre

16 November 2021

  • 12:00, 16 November 2021 (UTC)
Robert M. La Follette
Robert M. La Follette
  • 00:00, 16 November 2021 (UTC)
Unity Dow
Unity Dow

15 November 2021

  • 12:00, 15 November 2021 (UTC)
Detail from the Bourbaki Panorama showing French soldiers piling arms
Detail from the Bourbaki Panorama showing French soldiers piling arms
  • 00:00, 15 November 2021 (UTC)
Brahms am Flügel, 1896
Brahms am Flügel, 1896

14 November 2021

  • 12:00, 14 November 2021 (UTC)
Lubin employees survey the vault fire's devastation
Lubin employees survey the vault fire's devastation
  • 00:00, 14 November 2021 (UTC)
Anne Saxelby
Anne Saxelby

13 November 2021

  • 12:00, 13 November 2021 (UTC)
Corsi-Rosenthal Box
Corsi-Rosenthal Box
  • 00:00, 13 November 2021 (UTC)
Micah Joseph Lebensohn
Micah Joseph Lebensohn

12 November 2021

  • 12:00, 12 November 2021 (UTC)
Engineers' Club Building
Engineers' Club Building
  • 00:00, 12 November 2021 (UTC)
Detail from the memorial
Detail from the memorial

11 November 2021

  • 00:00, 11 November 2021 (UTC)
Lesley Akyaa Opoku Ware
Lesley Akyaa Opoku Ware

10 November 2021

  • 00:00, 10 November 2021 (UTC)
R. fuliginosa resting on a lotus flower
R. fuliginosa resting on a lotus flower

9 November 2021

  • 00:00, 9 November 2021 (UTC)
Eva Olsson
Eva Olsson

8 November 2021

  • 00:00, 8 November 2021 (UTC)
Budge Patty
Budge Patty

7 November 2021

  • 00:00, 7 November 2021 (UTC)
Hands stenciled at Cueva de las Manos
Hands stenciled at Cueva de las Manos

6 November 2021

  • 00:50, 6 November 2021 (UTC)
Frank Jeremiah Armstrong
Frank Jeremiah Armstrong

5 November 2021

  • 00:00, 5 November 2021 (UTC)
Self-Portrait with Cigarette
Self-Portrait with Cigarette

4 November 2021

  • 00:00, 4 November 2021 (UTC)
Decorated belyana
Decorated belyana

3 November 2021

  • 00:00, 3 November 2021 (UTC)
Topre conical keyboard switch spring
Topre conical keyboard switch spring

2 November 2021

  • 00:18, 2 November 2021 (UTC)
Lisa Federle with her mobile surgery service
Lisa Federle with her mobile surgery service

1 November 2021

  • 00:00, 1 November 2021 (UTC)
Feetloaf
Feetloaf