All About December 13th
Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia
December 13th Holidays
December 13th Zodiac Sign is Sagittarius
See who you are compatible with, what your colors are, what personality traits you might have and which famous celebrities share your Zodiac sign.
If you were born today then you are a Sagittarius.
Time period: November 22 – December 21
Ruling planet: Jupiter
Birthstones: Topaz, Turquoise, Tanzanite, Zircon, Citrine
Famous Sagittariuses: Scarlett Johansson, Hailey Baldwin, Jaime Lee Curtis, Nicki Minaj, Brad Pitt, Taylor Swift, Katie Holmes, Miley Cyrus, Bill Nye, Bruce Lee, Jimi Hendrix, Frank Sinatra, Ozzy Osborne, Nostradamus, Walt Disney, Woody Allen and Mark Twain.
December 13th Trivia
- 1787 – Pennsylvania becomes the second state to ratify the United States Constitution.
- 1818 – Mary Todd Lincoln, Former First Lady of the United States was born in Lexington, KY.
- 1870 – Joseph H. Rainey of South Carolina becomes the second black U.S. congressman, the first being Hiram Revels.
- 1897 – Belo Horizonte, the first planned city in Brazil, is founded.
- 1925 – Dick Van Dyke, American actor was born in West Plains, MO.
- 1948 – Ted Nugent, American singer was born in Redford, MI.
- 1957 – Steve Buscemi, American actor was born in New York City, NY.
- 1961 – The song, The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” by The Tokens was #1 on the Hot 100 Billboards.
- 1967 – Jamie Foxx, American actor was born in , Terrell, TX.
- 1988 – The song, “Look Away,” by Chicago was #1 on the Hot 100 Billboard.
- 1989 – Taylor Swift, American singer-songwriter was born in Reading, PA.
- 2001 – Oscar winning-actress Kate Winslet divorces assistant film director Jim Threapleton due to unreasonable behavior after 3 years of marriage.
- 2003 – Italian operatic tenor Luciano Pavarotti marries Nicoletta Mantovani at Modena Italy’s Teatro Comunale.
- 2011 – The song, “We Found Love,” by Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris was #1 on the Hot 100 Billboard.
- 2015 – Paris Agreement relating to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is adopted.
- 2016 – Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), dies at 69 from an aortic dissection.
- 2017 – Doug Jones wins the 2017 US Senate special election in Alabama, becoming the first Democrat to win a Senate seat in Alabama since 1992.