23rd of December

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The December 23 is the 357th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 358th in leap years ), so eight days remain until the end of the year.

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Events

Politics and world events

1631: Gustav II Adolf
2005: The Darfur region on the border with Chad

economy

1979: Cable car to the Klein Matterhorn

science and technology

1672: Rhea
1947: first transistor (replica)

Culture

1493: Schedelsche Weltchronik
1888: Van Gogh's bedroom in Arles

society

religion

1572: execution of Johannes Sylvanus

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 17th century

17th and 18th centuries

Friedrich August I. (* 1750)

19th century

1801-1850

Joseph Smith (* 1805)
Edward Blyth (* 1810)

1851-1900

20th century

1901-1925

Helmut Schmidt (* 1918)

1926-1950

Emperor Akihito (* 1933)
Silvia of Sweden (* 1943)

1951-1975

Carla Bruni (* 1967)

1976-2000

A Fine Frenzy (* 1984)

21st century

Died

Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

20th century

1901-1950

1951-1975

1976-2000

21st century

Holidays and memorial days

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


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