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Thursday December 19, 2019

December 19: Day of the Week

December 19, 2019 is the 353rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 12 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

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

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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 19 Historical Event(s)

  • 1154
    Henry II of England is crowned at Westminster Abbey.
  • 1777
    American Revolutionary War: George Washington’s Continental Army goes into winter quarters at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
  • 1900
    Hopetoun Blunder: The first Governor-General of Australia John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun, appointed Sir William Lyne as premier of the new state New South Wales, but he is unable to persuade other colonial politicians to join his government and is forced to resign.
  • 1907
    A group of 239 coal miners die during a mine explosion in Jacobs Creek, Pennsylvania.
  • 1912
    William H. Van Schaick, captain of the steamship General Slocum which caught fire and killed over 1,000 people, is pardoned by U.S. President William Howard Taft after three-and-a-half-years in Sing Sing prison.
  • 1941
    World War II: Adolf Hitler becomes Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the German Army.
  • 1967
    Prime Minister of Australia Harold Holt is officially presumed dead.
  • 1975
    John Paul Stevens is appointed a justice of The United States Supreme Court.
  • 1983
    The original FIFA World Cup trophy, the Jules Rimet Trophy, is stolen from the headquarters of the Brazilian Football Confederation in Rio de Janeiro.
  • 1995
    The United States Government restores federal recognition to the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Indian tribe.

Who were born on December 19?

  • 1934
    Rudi Carrell, Dutch entertainer (d. 2006)
  • 1947
    Jimmy Bain, Scottish musician
  • 1952
    Walter Murphy, American composer, pianist and arranger
  • 1961
    Eric Allin Cornell, American physicist, Nobel laureate
  • 1968
    Ken Marino, American actor and comedian
  • 1970
    Tyson Beckford, American model
  • 1980
    Jake Gyllenhaal, American actor
  • 1983
    Matt Stajan, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1984
    Ian Kennedy, American baseball player
  • 1989
    Hamza Riazuddin, English cricketer

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