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Friday December 25, 2020

December 25: Day of the Week

December 25, 2020 is the 360th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 6 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Friday.

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

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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 25 Historical Event(s)

  • 1100
    Baldwin of Boulogne is crowned the first King of Jerusalem in the Church of the Nativity.
  • 1553
    Battle of Tucapel: Mapuche rebels under Lautaro defeat the Spanish conquistadors and executes the governor of Chile, Pedro de Valdivia.
  • 1599
    The city of Natal, Brazil is founded.
  • 1868
    U.S. President Andrew Johnson grants unconditional pardon to all Civil War Confederate soldiers.
  • 1941
    Admiral Chester W. Nimitz arrives at Pearl Harbor to assume command of the U.S. Pacific Fleet
  • 1950
    The Stone of Scone, traditional coronation stone of British monarchs, is taken from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalist students. It later turns up in Scotland on April 11, 1951.
  • 1968
    42 Dalits are burned alive in Kilavenmani village, Tamil Nadu, India, a retaliation for a campaign for higher wages by Dalit labourers.
  • 1968
    Apollo program: Apollo 8 performs the very first successful Trans Earth Injection (TEI) maneuver, sending the crew and spacecraft on a trajectory back to Earth from Lunar orbit.
  • 1974
    Cyclone Tracy devastates Darwin, Northern Territory Australia.
  • 1991
    Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as president of the Soviet Union (the union itself is dissolved the next day). Ukraine’s referendum is finalized and Ukraine officially leaves the Soviet Union.

Who were born on December 25?

  • 1652
    Archibald Pitcairne, Scottish physician (d. 1713)
  • 1874
    Lina Cavalieri, Italian soprano (d. 1944)
  • 1876
    Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus, German chemist, Nobel laureate (d. 1959)
  • 1927
    Nellie Fox, baseball player (d. 1975)
  • 1943
    Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior, Brazilian racing driver
  • 1945
    Mike Pringle, Scottish politician
  • 1964
    Bob Stanley, English musician (Saint Etienne), filmmaker and journalist
  • 1966
    Toshihiro Arai, Japanese rally driver
  • 1968
    Helena Christensen, Danish model
  • 1977
    Israel Vasquez, Mexican boxer

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