What day of the week is this date?

Saturday December 24, 2022

December 24: Day of the Week

December 24, 2022 is the 358th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 7 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.

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

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.

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 IIQTIPY? Check your answers here: Word finder IIQTIPY. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

December 24 Historical Event(s)

  • 1814
    The Treaty of Ghent is signed ending the War of 1812.
  • 1826
    The Eggnog Riot at the United States Military Academy begins that night, wrapping up the following morning.
  • 1871
    Aida opens in Cairo.
  • 1913
    The Italian Hall Disaster (“1913 Massacre”) in Calumet, Michigan, results in the death of 73 Christmas party goers held by striking mine workers, including 59 children.
  • 1941
    World War II: Kuching is conquered by Japanese forces.
  • 1966
    A Canadair CL-44 chartered by the United States military crashes into a small village in South Vietnam, killing 129.
  • 1973
    District of Columbia Home Rule Act is passed, allowing residents of Washington, D.C. to elect their own local government.
  • 1974
    Cyclone Tracy devastates Darwin, Australia.
  • 1979
    The first European Ariane rocket is launched.
  • 2000
    The Texas 7 hold up a sports store in Irving, Texas. Police officer Aubrey Hawkins is murdered during the robbery.

Who were born on December 24?

  • 1784
    Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia (d. 1803)
  • 1893
    Harry Warren, American composer and lyricist (Chattanooga Choo Choo – I Only Have Eyes for You) (d. 1981)
  • 1895
    Noel Streatfeild, English children’s writer (d. 1986)
  • 1905
    Howard Hughes, American film producer and inventor (d. 1976)
  • 1924
    Mohammed Rafi, Indian actor and playback singer (d. 1980)
  • 1957
    Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan
  • 1958
    Paul Pressey, American basketball player
  • 1969
    Ed Miliband, British politician
  • 1978
    Yıldıray Baştürk, Turkish footballer
  • 1987
    Jane Summersett, American ice dancer

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.