December 22

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The December 22 is the 356th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 357th in leap years ), so stay 9 days to the year.

22 (or 21) in December, the sun is at noon at the Tropic of Capricorn in the zenith and is at the northern Arctic Circle during the day no longer occurs. This day is the shortest of the year in the northern hemisphere, the winter solstice .

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Events

Politics and world events

economy

science and technology

Culture

society

religion

1216: Bull Religiosam vitam

Disasters

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

Sports

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

18th century

19th century

Frank Billings Kellog (* 1856)
Gustaf Gründgens (* 1899)

20th century

1901-1925

1926-1950

Robin Gibb (born 1949)

1951-1975

Ralph Fiennes (* 1962)
Vanessa Paradis (* 1972)

1976-2000

Died

Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

20th century

1901-1950

1951-2000

Samuel Beckett († 1989)

21st century

Holidays and memorial days

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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