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Wednesday December 22, 2021

December 22: Day of the Week

December 22, 2021 is the 356th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 9 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

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

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

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Capricorn 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 22 Historical Event(s)

  • 1769
    Sino-Burmese War (1765–1769) ends with an uneasy truce.
  • 1920
    The GOELRO economic development plan is adopted by the 8th Congress of Soviets of the Russian SFSR.
  • 1937
    The Lincoln Tunnel opens to traffic in New York City.
  • 1939
    Indian Muslims observe a “Day of Deliverance” to celebrate the resignations of members of the Indian National Congress over their not having been consulted over the decision to enter World War II with Britain.
  • 1951
    The Selangor Labour Party is founded in Selangor, Malaya.
  • 1984
    Bernhard Hugo Goetz shoots four African-American would-be muggers on an express train in Manhattan, New York City.
  • 1989
    After a week of bloody demonstrations, Ion Iliescu takes over as president of Romania, ending Nicolae Ceauşescu’s Communist authoritarian regime.
  • 1992
    The Archives of Terror are discovered.
  • 1999
    Korean Air Cargo Flight 8509, a Boeing 747-200F crashes shortly after take-off from London Stansted Airport due to pilot error. All 4 crew members are killed.
  • 2001
    Burhanuddin Rabbani, political leader of the Afghan Northern Alliance, hands over power in Afghanistan to the interim government headed by President Hamid Karzai.

Who were born on December 22?

  • 1095
    Roger II of Sicily, King of Sicily (d. 1154)
  • 1819
    Pierre Ossian Bonnet, French mathematician (d. 1892)
  • 1944
    Steve Carlton, American baseball player
  • 1945
    Diane Sawyer, American journalist
  • 1947
    Brian Daley, American science-fiction writer (d. 1996)
  • 1960
    Luther Campbell (Luke), American rap artist (2 Live Crew)
  • 1960
    Mark Brydon, British musician (Moloko)
  • 1978
    Emmanuel Olisadebe, Nigerian/Polish footballer
  • 1982
    Brooke Nevin, Canadian actress
  • 1998
    G. Hannelius, American child actress

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