December 4th: What is special about this date?

December 4th marks the 338th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 339th in case of leap years). There are 27 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on December 4th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to December 4th and what happened on December 4th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about December 4th.


December 4th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On December 4th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Tyra Banks
    Tyra Banks (1973)

    American television personality and former supermodel.

  • Pamela Stephenson
    Pamela Stephenson (1949)

    New Zealand-born Australian-American actress, comedian, and author, best known for her work on the sketch comedy series 'Not the Nine...

  • Jeff Bridges
    Jeff Bridges (1949)

    American actor, beau bridges is the younger brother to beau bridges.

  • Marisa Tomei
    Marisa Tomei (1964)

    Movie actress.

  • Gérard Philipe
    Gérard Philipe (1922)

    French actor, film and stage director.

  • Gemma Jones
    Gemma Jones (1942)

    English singer and actress.

  • Fred Armisen
    Fred Armisen (1966)

    American actor and musician.

  • Deanna Durbin
    Deanna Durbin (1921)

    American actress and singer who made her debut film at the age of 14.

  • Horst Buchholz
    Horst Buchholz (1933)

    German actor sometimes seen internationally, such as in 1963's "nine hours to rama".

  • Ronnie Corbett
    Ronnie Corbett (1930)

    Scots comedian best known for his work as ronnie barker (b. 9/25/1929 as "the two ronnies", 1971-1986.

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December 4th: who died on this date?

On December 4th the following celebrities died:

  • Richard Todd
    Richard Todd (2009)

    Ireland -- actor (dorian gray and assassin yangtse incident).

  • Bert Lahr
    Bert Lahr (1967)

    Bert Lahr was a renowned actor best known for his role as the Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz.

  • Robert Loggia
    Robert Loggia (2015)

    American actor and director (d. 2015).

  • Leila Hyams
    Leila Hyams (1977)

    Actress (red headed woman freaks), dead at 72.

  • Rosetta Duncan
    Rosetta Duncan (1959)

    (duncan sisters) die in an auto accident at the age of 58.

  • Thomas Hunt Morgan (1945)

    Pioneer in the study of genetics, known for his work with the fruit fly Drosophila.

  • Zigmond Móricz (1942)

    Prominent Hungarian novelist and short story writer.

  • Thomas Hobbes (1679)

    British scholar and philosopher who was passionate about geometry, latin, and discussion.

  • Tjuana Barnes (2009)

    Renowned actress known for her roles in classic films.

  • Grayer Causley (2003)

    Renowned poet and playwright from Australia.

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December 4th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On December 4th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Sagittarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Sagittarius zodiac sign

December 4th: what is special about the Sagittarius sign?

The Sagittarius sign encompasses people born between November 22nd and December 21st.

You can discover Sagittarius's personality traits and attitude and Sagittarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Sagittarius born in December discover why December born are so special.


December 4th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on December 4th in history:

  • Dec 4, 1904: The K.U. or Konservativ Ungdom (Young Conservatives) is founded by Carl F. Herman von Rosen in Denmark.
  • Dec 4, 1933: FDR creates Federal Alcohol Control Administration
  • Dec 4, 1957: The Lewisham train disaster in the UK leaves 92 dead.
  • Dec 4, 1960: The admission of Mauritania to the United Nations vetoed by the Soviet Union for inscrutable reasons.
  • Dec 4, 1975: Suriname joins the United Nations.
  • Dec 4, 1977: Hollis Stacy / Jerry Pate wins Pepsi-Cola Mixed Team Golf Championship
  • Dec 4, 1983: Amen Corner closes at Nederlander Theater NYC after 83 performances
  • Dec 4, 1987: Karlstad skates world record 10 km (13:48.51).
  • Dec 4, 1990: Due to Persian Gulf crisis gas hits $1.60 per gallon price in New York City, New York.
  • Dec 4, 1994: 83rd Davis Cup: Sweden beats Russia in Moscow (4-1).
  • Dec 4, 2006: Tsunemi Kubodera, a Tsunemi Kubodera photographer near the Ogasawara Islands (1,000 km (620 mi) south of Tokyo, captures an adult giant squid on video.
  • Dec 4, 2008: The Iraq Presidency Council approved a security agreement with the United States. It requires that U.S. troops withdraw from Iraqi cities by mid-2009 and leave by the end 2011.

What day of the year is December 4th?

December 4th marks the 338th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 339th in case of leap years).

There are 27 days remaining until the end of the year.

December 4th is the 4th day of the month of December.


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