Thursday December 04, 2008: on this day

About December 4th, 2008, in brief:

  • Historical events: 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.
  • Day of the week: December 4th, 2008 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Tyra Banks, Pamela Stephenson
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Live Your Life by T.I.
  • Popular movie: Seven Pounds directed by Gabriele Muccino

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What day of the week was December 04, 2008?

December 04, 2008 was a Thursday and it was the 339th day of the year 2008 in the Gregorian calendar.

December 04, 2008 can also be written as 12/4/2008 in the US and as 4/12/2008 in UK and Europe.

December 04, 2008 in December 2008 calendar


December 04, 2008: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on December 04, 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.
  • Vladimir putin, prime minister of russia, says russia could be forced to cut gas supplies for ukraine if it doesn't comply with the agreementsampquot regarding payment for gas consumed.
  • Following a dispute over the veto of an abortion decriminalization bill, tabare vazquez is the president of uruguay.
  • The argentine national congress approves aerolineas argentinas' seizure.
  • Three decades after his death, the body of mohammed daoud khan, the first president of afghanistan, has been identified.
  • 2008 canadian parliamentary dispute: at prime minister stephen harper's request, governor general of canada michaelle jean prorogues parliament until january 26, 2009 to avoid a motion of confidence by a coalition of opposition parties.

December 04, 2008: What were the magazines covers that day?

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December 04, 2008: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on December 04, 2008:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $77.54
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $94.43
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $19.40
  • General Electric GE: opens at $17.83
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $80.03

Exchange Rates on December 04, 2008:

  • 1 USD = 92.21 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.2761 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.1951 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.8827 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 117.86 JPY

December 04, 2008: What were the main match results that day?

Conference - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Mansfield - Oxford : 1 - 3

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December 04, 2008: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for December 4th is Sagittarius.

Sagittarius is the 9th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between November 22nd and December 21st belong to the Sagittarius sign: discover Sagittarius personality and who should a Sagittarius marry.

Babies born in December are either Sagittarius or Capricorn. People born before December 21st are Sagittarius, while people born from December 22nd have the sign of Capricorn.

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December 04, 2008: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for December 04, 2008 is Rat and the associated element is Earth.

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December 04, 2008: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on December 04, 2008 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on December 04, 2008 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on December 04, 2008 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 42% full, rising at 11:39 am and setting at 10:55 pm.

The previous full moon was on Nov 13, 2008 while the next full moon would come on Dec 12, 2008.

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Who was born on December 04, 2008?

Whose famous birthday is on December 4th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on December 4th:

  • Tyra Banks
    Tyra Banks

    American television personality and former supermodel.

  • Pamela Stephenson
    Pamela Stephenson

    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

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

  • Marisa Tomei
    Marisa Tomei

    Movie actress.

  • Gérard Philipe
    Gérard Philipe

    French actor, film and stage director.

  • Gemma Jones
    Gemma Jones

    English singer and actress.

  • Fred Armisen
    Fred Armisen

    American actor and musician.

  • Deanna Durbin
    Deanna Durbin

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

  • Horst Buchholz
    Horst Buchholz

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

  • Ronnie Corbett
    Ronnie Corbett

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

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How old is someone born on December 04, 2008?

Someone born on December 04, 2008 is:

15 years 7 months old,

or 187 months and 10 days old,

or 814 weeks and 3 days old,

or 5701 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on December 04, 2008?

There are 143 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday December 4th 2024.

Try out our Countdown calculator to find out are many days are left until your special moments.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on December 04, 2008?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on December 04, 2008.

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December 04, 2008: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on December 04, 2008:

  • Forrest Ackerman

    Science fiction fan and editor of Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine.

  • Monroe Carell Jr.

    Successful businessman and philanthropist.

  • Emilio Rossi
  • Richard Van Allan
  • Marlyn Meltzer
  • Roberto Segura

What famous deaths happened on December 4th?

Famous deaths on December 4th:

  • Richard Todd
    Richard Todd

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

  • Bert Lahr
    Bert Lahr

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

  • Robert Loggia
    Robert Loggia

    American actor and director (d. 2015).

  • Leila Hyams
    Leila Hyams

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

  • Rosetta Duncan
    Rosetta Duncan

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

  • Thomas Hunt Morgan

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

  • Zigmond Móricz

    Prominent Hungarian novelist and short story writer.

  • Thomas Hobbes

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

  • Tjuana Barnes

    Renowned actress known for her roles in classic films.

  • Grayer Causley

    Renowned poet and playwright from Australia.

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December 04, 2008: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on December 04, 2008 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week December 1st and December 7th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

December 04, 2008: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on December 04, 2008 was Live Your Life by T.I., according to the music chart for the week December 1st and December 7th.

  1. - Live Your Life
  2. - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  3. - If I Were A Boy
  4. - Whatever You Like youtube
  5. - Hot N Cold

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Who was the US President on December 04, 2008?

On December 04, 2008 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 04, 2008?

On December 04, 2008 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 04, 2008?

On December 04, 2008 the Pope was Benedict XVI.


What is special about December 4th?

December 4th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 4th day of the month of December. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on December 4th, such as:

  • 2018 - Operation northern shield: israel announces a plan to remove hezbollah tunnels along the border between lebanon and israel.
  • 2017 - Saudi arabian-led intervention into yemen; yemeni civil war. former yemeni president ali abdullah saleh was killed by houthi forces during a roadside attack just outside sana'a. this attack came after an earlier attack against his home.
  • 2016 - Insurgency in north caucasus: russian federal security service claims that it killed rustam asildarov (leader of the islamic state of iraq & the levant's caucasus province) and four other militants from the dagestan area. (afp via yahoo! news australia), (rferl),

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What happened in 2008?

2008 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • The US$100 per barrel price for crude oil is the highest ever recorded.
  • The Democratic caucuses in Iowa, USA choose Barack Obama to be their presidential candidate on November 8. Hillary Clinton, the national front-runner, is third behind John Edwards. Mike Huckabee was chosen by the Republican caucuses over Mitt Romney.
  • Seldom seen snowfalls in southeast Florida, USA.

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What was the calendar for December 2008?

December 2008 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with December being the 12th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how December 2008 calendar looked like.

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