December 23, 2021: Facts, Holidays & History

Thursday, December 23, 2021, was 27 days ago. It was the 357th day and 12th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 23rd day of Winter and there are 68 days left until Spring. December 23, 2021 zodiac sign is Capricorn. On this day, Joe Biden (Democratic) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately 7.92 billion, according to census.gov.

Below is everything you need to know about December 23, 2021, including popular events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at December 23 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 357th day of the year
Day of week 357th Friday of 2021
Week index Week 52nd week of 2021
Season 23rd day of Winter
Generation Generation Alpha
Zodiac Sign Capricorn ♑
Chinese Zodiac Ox
Ruling Planet Saturn
Numerology 4
December Birthstone Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz
December Birth flower Narcissus

We are using US standard week number calculations.

Fun fact: Here is how to write December 23, 2021, in Roman numerals: XIIXXIIIMMXXI (month-day, year)

December 23rd zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for December 23 is Capricorn ♑. Capricorns are responsible, disciplined and good managers, though sometimes are also known for being know-it-all, unforgiving, and condescending. Capricorns are thought to be the most serious sign of the zodiac. Saturn is the ruling planet of Capricorn.

Top news headlines from December 23, 2021

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on December 23rd:

Student loans Sing 2 Lakers Bette Midler Happy Festivus Celtics

December 23rd events in history

Below are some important historical events that happened on December 23.

1954 – The first human kidney transplant is performed by Dr. Joseph E. Murray at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

1920 – Government of Ireland Act / Home Rule Act passed partitioning Ireland.

1888 – Vincent van Gogh cuts off his left ear with a razor, after argument with fellow painter Paul Gauguin, and sends to a prostitute for safe keeping.

Stock markets on December 23, 2021

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December 23, 2021 US Holidays

Holidays on this day: No major holidays found for this date.

Popular Tweets on Dec 23, 2021

Here are popular and most liked tweets on this day in United States:


December 23, 2021 in Music

The number one song on The Billboard Hot 100 was "Easy On Me" by Adele.

December 23 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
December 23, 2021 life path number is 4. Numerologists believe that we have all had previous lifetimes. Each number from 1-9 holds a vibration and each vibration produces a predictable characteristic or outcome around it. Life Path 4 is thought to be orderly and methodical. You are the epitome of stability. You believe any problem can be overcome with a proper plan and use work and reason to establish a foundation.


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