What day of the week is this date?

Sunday December 18, 2022

December 18: Day of the Week

December 18, 2022 is the 352nd day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 13 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the December calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

December 2022
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

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.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters OHIGILIZYWU? Check your answers here: Words with these letters OHIGILIZYWU. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

December 18 Historical Event(s)

  • 218 BC
    Second Punic War: Battle of the Trebia – Hannibal’s Carthaginian forces defeat those of the Roman Republic.
  • 1787
    New Jersey becomes the third state to ratify the U.S. Constitution.
  • 1878
    The Al-Thani family become the rulers of the state of Qatar
  • 1898
    Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat sets the first officially recognized land speed record of 39.245 mi/h in a Jeantaud electric car.
  • 1900
    The Upper Ferntree Gully to Gembrook Narrow-gauge (2 ft 6 in or 762 mm) Railway (now the Puffing Billy Railway) in Victoria, Australia is opened for traffic.
  • 1916
    World War I: The Battle of Verdun ends when German forces under Chief of Staff Erich Von Falkenhayn are defeated by the French, and suffer 337,000 casualties.
  • 1917
    The resolution containing the language of the Eighteenth Amendment to enact Prohibition is passed by the United States Congress.
  • 1956
    Japan joins the United Nations.
  • 1973
    Soviet Soyuz Programme: Soyuz 13, crewed by cosmonauts Valentin Lebedev and Pyotr Klimuk, is launched from Baikonur in the Soviet Union.
  • 2006
    United Arab Emirates holds its first-ever elections.

Who were born on December 18?

  • 1847
    Augusta Holmès, French composer (d. 1903)
  • 1888
    Robert Moses, American public works official (d. 1981)
  • 1908
    Celia Johnson, English actress (d. 1982)
  • 1911
    Jules Dassin, American film director (d. 2008)
  • 1933
    Lonnie Brooks, American blues musician
  • 1948
    Edmund Kemper, American serial killer
  • 1950
    Randy Castillo, American drummer (Ozzy Osbourne) (d. 2002)
  • 1968
    Nina Wadia, British actress/comedian
  • 1971
    Noriko Matsueda, Japanese composer
  • 1981
    Jens Schmidt, German rugby player

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.