December 14: Day of the Week
December 14, 2020 is the 349th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 17 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Monday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is lundi.
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Here’s the December calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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December 14 Historical Event(s)
- 1896The Glasgow Underground Railway is opened by the Glasgow District Subway Company.
- 1900Quantum Mechanics: Max Planck presents a theoretical derivation of his black-body radiation law.
- 1902The Commercial Pacific Cable Company lays the first Pacific telegraph cable, from Ocean Beach, San Francisco to Honolulu, Hawaii.
- 1918Friedrich Karl von Hessen, a German prince elected by the Parliament of Finland to become King Väinö I, renounces the Finnish throne.
- 1939Winter War: The Soviet Union is expelled from the League of Nations for invading Finland.
- 1958The 3rd Soviet Antarctic Expedition becomes the first expedition to reach The Pole of Relative Inaccessibility in the Antarctic.
- 1961The United Republic of Tanzania joins the United Nations.
- 1964American Civil Rights Movement: Heart of Atlanta Motel v. United States – The United States Supreme Court rules that the U.S. Congress can use the Constitution’s Commerce Clause power to fight discrimination.
- 2004Cuba and Venezuela found the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas.
- 2006American spy satellite USA-193 is launched.
Who were born on December 14?
- 1852Daniel De Leon, South American socialist (d. 1914)
- 1913Dan Dailey, American actor (d. 1978)
- 1951Paul Zaloom, American actor and puppeteer
- 1963Cynthia Gibb, American actress
- 1971Tia Texada, American actress and singer
- 1972Eric Anderson, American musical theatre actor
- 1978Radu Sârbu, Moldovan-born Romanian singer (O-Zone)
- 1981Émilie Heymans, Canadian diver
- 1981Liam Lawrence, Irish footballer
- 1985Nonami Takizawa, Japanese actress
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