All About December 26th

All About December 26th

Holidays, Horoscope and Trivia

December 26th Holidays

December 26th Horoscope sign is Capricorn

Time period: December 21 – January 20

Element: Earth
Ruling planet: Saturn
Symbol: Sea-Goat
Sign ruler: Saturn, Uranus
Birthstone: Garnet
Lucky Numbers: 4, 8, 13, 22
Personality Traits: Solid, Stable, Traditional, Loves Quality.
Famous Capricorns: Tiger Woods Stephen Hawking, Bradley Cooper, Jim Carrey, Elvis Presley, Issac Newton, Muhammed Ali, Mel Gibson.

December 26th Trivia

  • 1862 – Four nuns serving as volunteer nurses on board USS Red Rover are the first female nurses on a U.S. Navy hospital ship.
  • 1862 – In a horrible historical tragedy, the largest mass-hanging in U.S. history took place in Mankato, Minnesota, where 38 Native Americans died. Kwanzaa Candles-Kinara
  • 1941 – U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs a bill establishing the fourth Thursday in November as Thanksgiving Day in the United States.
  • 1941 – Jazz musician Ella Fitzgerald weds convicted drug dealer Benny Kornegay.
  • 1948 – Cardinal József Mindszenty is arrested in Hungary and accused of treason and conspiracy.
  • 1950 – The movie, “Born Yesterday,” was the #1 movie.
  • 1963 – The song, “Dominique,” by The Singing Nun,”  was the #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard.
  • 1966 – The first Kwanzaa is celebrated by Maulana Karenga, the chair of Black Studies at California State University, Long Beach.
  • 1971 – Jared Leto, American actor was born in Bossier City, LA.
  • 1972 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard is, “Me And Mrs. Jones,” by  Billy Paul.
  • 1974 – The movie, “The Godfather Part II,” starring Al Pacino was the #1 mDaughtry 2013ovie.
  • 1979 – Chris Daughtry, American singer and American Idol contestant, was born  in Roanoke Rapids, NC.
  • 1982 –  The movie, “Tootsie,” starring Dustin Hoffmann and Jessica Lange was the #1 movie.
  • 1986 – Kit Harington, Actor was born in  Acton, London.
  • 1993 – The movie, “The Pelican Brief,” starring Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington was the #1 movie.
  • 1993 – Comedian and actor Rodney Dangerfield marries  Joan Child at Silver Bells Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas
  • 1995 –  The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboards is, “One Sweet Day Mariah,” by Carey & Boyz II Men.
  • 2002 – Los Angeles Lakers center Shaquille O’Neal  marries Shaunie Nelson at The Beverly Hills Hotel’s Crystal Garden.
  • 2018 – Colin O’Brady,  a professional endurance athlete, a motivational speaker, a world record holder became the first person in to cross the continent of Antarctica alone and without wind assistance.

December Holidays and Observances

Share This
Pin on PinterestShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on StumbleUpon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.