What happened this day in history December 29, 1988

What are the important events that happened on December 29, 1988? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 29, 1988: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 29, 1988 is the 364th day of the year 1988 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 2 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 16, 1988 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 166,488 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 ‘trihectahexacontatetragon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Cent every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $107.43. (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.

Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth 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 29, 1988?

  • 1988
    Ágnes Szávay, Hungarian tennis player
  • 1988
    Eric Berry, American football player

Who died on December 29, 1988?

  • 1988
    Mike Beuttler, British racing driver (b. 1940)

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