How long until December 13, 2021 ?
There are 319 days until December 13, 2021
Famous birthdays of December 13
- (2010) Marion Turner: American child of noted parents, he is...
- (2005) Nicolas: Prince Nicolas of Belgium.
- (2005) Aymeric: Prince Aymeric of Belgium.
- (2005) Prince Nicolas: of Belgium.
- (2005) Prince Aymeric: of Belgium.
Holidays and feasts of December 13
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
Facts of December 13
- (2000) The U.S. Supreme Court stops the Florida presidential recount, effectively giving the state, and the Presidency, to George W. Bush.
- (2009) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is hit in the face and knocked to the ground after a political rally in Milan. (BBC News) (CNN)
- (1993) Space shuttle STS-61 (Endeavour 5) lands.
- (1989) Attack on Derryard checkpoint: The Provisional Irish Republican Army launch an attack on a British Army permanent vehicle checkpoint near Rosslea, Northern Ireland. Two British soldiers are killed and one badly wounded.
- (2010) New Israeli bill would prevent a terror suspect from meeting a specific lawyer for 6 months instead of 21 days as is the case today. The maximum period of time in which a terror suspect can be denied access to a specific lawyer will be one year. (Arutz Sheva)
December 13 over the years: how did the world look like on December 13 in the past 120 years ?
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