28th of December, 1856

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of December, 1856, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Born on this exact date: Woodrow Wilson: US President.
  • Decade: 1850s.
  • 161 years, 9 months and 26 days have passed since the 28th of December, 1856.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 52 of 1856.
  • Day 363 of 1856.
  • Leap Year: 1856 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1856 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of December, 1856 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • American Format: 12-28-1856 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1856-12-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "18561228" are easier to sort.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Pierce was the President of the United States on the 28th of December, 1856.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of December, 1856 was probably conceived around the 20th of March, 1856. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of December, 1856 is the 7th of October, 1857. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of December:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of December:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of December, 1856.

  • 59,103 days have passed since this date.
  • 5,106,495,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of December, 1856.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 5,957,578,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of December, 1856, earth has travelled approximately 2,634,951,729,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 851,082,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 439,158,622 steps. That's about 195,182 miles!
  • Since this date, 61,277,947 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Sunday" in other languages is:

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.


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