December 25, 1968: Day of the Week
December 25, 1968 was the 360th day of the year 1968 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 6 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.
A person born on this day will be 54 years old today. If that same person saved a Dime every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $1,745.00 today.
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Here’s the December 1968 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1968 calendar.
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.
Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
December 25, 1968 Historical Event(s)
- 196842 Dalits are burned alive in Kilavenmani village, Tamil Nadu, India, a retaliation for a campaign for higher wages by Dalit labourers.
- 1968Apollo 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.
Who were born on December 25, 1968?
- 1968Helena Christensen, Danish model
- 1968Jim Dowd, American ice hockey player
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