December (i/diːˈsɛmbər/ dee-SEM-bər) is the 12th and last month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31 days.
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... December's birthstone is the blue turquoise or zircon, and the recently added tanzanite ... The Zodiac sign for December are Sagittarius (until December 21) or Capricorn (December 22 onwards) ...
... November 1 – All Saints and Samhain December 17 – Chanukah December 21 – Winter solstice December 25 – Christmas (Western Christianity) ...
... December 26 – An annular solar eclipse will be visible from South Asia. ...
1937) December 5 – Ellis Parker Butler, American humorist (d. 1937) December 16 – Hristo Tatarchev, Bulgarian revolutionary and leader of the revolutionary movement in Macedonia and Eastern Thrace (d. 1952) December 20 – Charley Grapewin, American vaudeville performer and stage and film actor (d ...
... December 3 – Hindenburg names Kurt von Schleicher as German chancellor ... December 12 – Japan and the Soviet Union reform their diplomatic connections ... December 19 – BBC World Service begins broadcasting as the BBC Empire Service ...
Famous quotes containing the word december:
In the dull December light,
When the weather is warm and bright
While underneath the eaves
The brooding swallows cling
As if to show me their sunny backs
And twit me with the spring.”
—Thomas Hood (17991845)