24 November is the 328nd day of the year (329rd in leap years). There are 37 days remaining until the end of the year.
- 1990: Dodie Smith, the muggle author who wrote I Capture the Castle, dies.
- 1994: Harry Potter and Hermione Granger stay up until two in the morning practicing Summoning Charms. After lunch the Triwizard Tournament's First Task takes place.