How long until December 25, 2019 ?
There are 18 days until December 25, 2019
Famous birthdays of December 25
- (2003) Wesley Clark: American child of noted family; grandson...
- (1999) Karlie Harman: Football Player.
- (1999) Will Meyers: TV Actor.
- (1999) Bobbie-Jo : Musical.
- (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
- (2010) The GSAT-5P satellite fails to reach orbit after the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle carrying it explodes shortly after launch. (''The Times of India'')
- (1931) New York's Metropolitan Opera broadcasts an entire opera over radio.
- (1919) Female suffrage is enacted in Germany and Luxembourg.
- (2008) A gas leak at a steel mill in Zunhua, China, causes 17 deaths. (CNN), (BBC)
- (2016) 2016 Pacific typhoon season: Typhoon Nock-ten (Nina) strikes the Philippines. (BBC)
December 25 over the years: how did the world look like on December 25 in the past 120 years ?
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