December 8, 1988: Day of the Week
December 8, 1988 was the 343rd day of the year 1988 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 23 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
A person born on this day will be 34 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $108.90 today.
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Here’s the December 1988 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1988 calendar.
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.
Dragon 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 8, 1988 Historical Event(s)
- 1988A United States Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II crashes into an apartment complex in Remscheid, Germany, killing 5 people and injuring 50 others.
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