December 21 Holidays

December 21 Holidays & National Days & Fun Days | December 21 Calendar

December 21th Daily Holidays include:

  • Crossword Puzzle Day
  • Forefather’s Day
  • Humbug Day
  • International Dalek Remembrance Day
  • Kiwi Fruit Day (California)
  • National Coquito Day
  • National Flashlight Day
  • National French Fried Shrimp Day
  • National Hamburger Day
  • National Homeless Person’s Remembrance Day
  • National Look at the Bright Side Day
  • Phileas Fogg Win a Wager Day
  • Ribbon Candy Day
  • Winter Solstice – December 21, 2023
  • World Peace Day
  • World Snowboard Day – December 21, 2023
  • Yalda
  • Yule

December 21: Famous Birthdays

  • December 21, 1795 – Jack Russell, English priest, hunter and dog breeder who developed the Jack Russell terrier (d. 1883)
  • December 21, 1915 – Werner von Trapp, Austrian-American singer, part of the Von Trapp Family singers whose story inspired The Sound of Music
  • December 21, 1954 – Chris Evert, American tennis player and coach
  • December 21, 1959 – Florence Griffith Joyner (known as Flo-Jo) American sprinter and actress. She won a silver medal at the 1984 Olympics and set a world record in the 100-meter sprint and won 3 Gold medals in the 1988 Olympics. (d. 1998)
  • December 21, 1966 – Kiefer Sutherland, British-Canadian actor, director, and producer (A Few Good Men, 24)

December 21: Astrological Sign

The Astrological Sign for December 21 is Sagittarius.

December Birthstone:

The December three birthstones. They are:

  • Turquoise: Turquoise is a gem that ranges from blue to green and often has veins of matrix. It has been cherished for millennia, with ancient Egyptians adorning themselves with it. It is believed to bring protection, good fortune, and healing. This semi-translucent to opaque December birthstone is a reminder of the power of nature.
  • Zircon: Zircon is a timeless gemstone, renowned for its brilliance and flashes of rainbow-colored light, known as “fire”. For centuries, it was mistaken for diamond, and during the Middle Ages, it was believed to bring peace and ward off evil. Nowadays, zircon is used in jewelry and is highly prized for its durability.
  • Tanzanite: Tanzanite is a stunning blue-purple gemstone found only in Tanzania. Its popularity has skyrocketed since its discovery, due to its unique color which ranges from deep violet-blue to light lavender-blue. Highly sought-after, tanzanite is an exceptional choice for jewelry, prized for its beauty and rarity.


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