How long until December 25, 2021 ?
There are 335 days until December 25, 2021
Famous birthdays of December 25
- (2003) Wesley Clark: American child of noted family; grandson...
- (1999) Bobbie-Jo : Musical.
- (1999) Will Meyers: TV Actor.
- (1999) Karlie Harman: Football Player.
- (1996) Edward Khamidullin: Vine Star.
Holidays and feasts of December 25
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
Facts of December 25
- (1933) Stan Smith takes 8-33 for Victoria versus Tasmania at Hobart.
- (1914) World War I: Known as the Christmas truce, German and British troops on the Western Front temporarily cease fire.
- (2014) 2014 Ebola epidemic: In her Royal Christmas Message, Queen Elizabeth II praises aid workers for fighting ebola in West Africa. (CBS)
- (2017) Russian presidential election, 2018: The Russian Central Election Commission refuses to register opposition leader Alexei Navalny as a candidate in the presidential election due to a previous embezzlement conviction, which he claims is politicized. Navalny has called for his supporters to boycott the upcoming election in response. (BBC)
- (2012) An Air Bagan plane carrying more than 60 passengers, including many foreigners, from the city of Yangon to Heho Airport in Shan State, Burma, makes an emergency landing, killing a passenger and a motorcyclist and injuring 11 others. (BBC) (Al Jazeera)
December 25 over the years: how did the world look like on December 25 in the past 120 years ?
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