What happened this day in history December 26, 1973

What are the important events that happened on December 26, 1973? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 26, 1973: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 26, 1973 is the 360th day of the year 1973 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 5 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 13, 1973 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 34,920 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectahexacontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Cent every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $159.86. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who were born on December 26, 1973?

  • 1973
    Gianluca Faliva, Italian rugby player
  • 1973
    Paulão, Brazilian footballer
  • 1973
    Reichen Lehmkuhl, American television personality

Who died on December 26, 1973?

  • 1973
    Harold B. Lee, 11th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1899)

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