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Thursday December 20, 2018

December 20: Day of the Week

December 20, 2018 is the 354th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 11 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.

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

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

December 2018
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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 20 Historical Event(s)

  • 217
    The papacy of Zephyrinus ends. Callixtus I is elected as the sixteenth pope, but is opposed by the theologian Hippolytus who accuses him of laxity and of being a Modalist, one who denies any distinction between the three persons of the Trinity.
  • 1192
    Richard the Lion-Heart is captured and imprisoned by Leopold V of Austria on his way home to England after signing a treaty with Saladin ending the Third crusade.
  • 1606
    The Virginia Company loads three ships with settlers and sets sail to establish Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the Americas.
  • 1803
    The Louisiana Purchase is completed at a ceremony in New Orleans.
  • 1924
    Hitler is released from Landsberg Prison
  • 1955
    Cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom.
  • 1960
    National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam is formed.
  • 1977
    Djibouti and Vietnam join the United Nations.
  • 1989
    United States invasion of Panama: The United States sends troops into Panama to overthrow government of Manuel Noriega. This is also the first combat use of purpose-designed stealth aircraft.
  • 1995
    NATO begins peacekeeping in Bosnia.

Who were born on December 20?

  • 1873
    Kanichi Asakawa, Japanese historian (d. 1948)
  • 1894
    Sir Robert Menzies, twelfth Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1978)
  • 1918
    Jean Marchand, Canadian trade unionist and politician (d. 1988)
  • 1941
    Tommy Cole, American makeup artist, actor and singer
  • 1944
    Jean Fergusson, English actress
  • 1954
    Michael Badalucco, American actor
  • 1969
    Bobby Phills, American basketball player (d. 2000)
  • 1976
    Jang Hyuk, Korean actor
  • 1980
    Ashley Cole, English footballer
  • 1990
    JoJo, American singer

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