22nd of December, 1989

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 22nd of December, 1989, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: Romania: The communist dictatorship of Nicolae Ceausescu is ended. Ceausescu flees his palace by helicopter.
  • Born on this exact date: Jordin Sparks: Singer.
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 27 years, 11 months and 1 days have passed since the 22nd of December, 1989.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 1989.
  • Day 356 of 1989.
  • Leap Year: 1989 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1989 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 22nd of December, 1989 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 22nd of December, 1989, will be 27 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-22-1989 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1989-12-22. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19891222" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 630288000.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 22nd of December, 1989:

  • United States: Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins
  • United Kingdom: Do They Know It's Christmas - Band Aid II

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Christmas Vacation" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Weather

Weather information for the 22nd of December, 1989:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -15.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.61 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 22nd of December, 1989.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 22nd of December, 1989 was probably conceived around the 14th of March, 1989. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 22nd of December, 1989 is the 1st of October, 1990. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 22nd of December:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.
  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.
  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.
  • Quantum Leap - TV show about a scientist that finds himself inside the body of a different person each week.
  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.
  • The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean?Luc Picard.
  • Full House - Sitcom about a widowed man who looks after his three daughters.
  • 21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Batman: The Video Game - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
  • Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
  • Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
  • SimCity - A city-building game that was released for the Macintosh computer.
  • Mega Man 2 - Second installment in the Mega Man series. Released on the NES.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of December:

How old was I?

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Videos

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Visualize

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 22nd of December, 1989.

  • 10,197 days have passed since this date.
  • 881,020,800 seconds have passed since the 22nd of December, 1989.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,027,857,600 times.
  • Since the 22nd of December, 1989, earth has travelled approximately 454,606,732,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 146,836,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 75,767,789 steps. That's about 33,675 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,572,250 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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