22nd of December, 2002
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 22nd of December, 2002, fell on a Sunday.
This date fell on a weekend.
On this exact date:
British musician Joe Strummer passes away due to a congenital heart defect. Share Decade: 2000s.
15 years, 8 months and 29 days have passed since the 22nd of December, 2002.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of
Day 356 of
2002. Leap Year: 2002 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, 2002 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 22nd of December, 2002 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, 2002, will be 15 years of age.
American Format: 12-22-2002 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2002-12-22. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20021222" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1040515200.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 22nd of December, 2002:
United States: Lose Yourself - Eminem
United Kingdom: Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word - Blue & Elton John Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Maid in Manhattan" was at the top of the box office on this date. News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 22nd of December, 2002.
Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2002.
Time Person of the Year 2002
"The Whistleblowers" are listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2002.
In the summer of 2002, a rock music genre called Emo began to rise in popularity.
Weather information for the 22nd of December, 2002:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.7 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 35.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 2 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 2.03cm.
London, England: Temperature: 11.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 17.02cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 22nd of December, 2002. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 22nd of December, 2002 was probably conceived around the
14th of March, 2002. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 22nd of December, 2002 is the
1st of October, 2003. (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:
22nd of December, 1984: Bernhard Goetz shoots and seriously wounds four would-be burglars on a train in Manhattan.
22nd of December, 1988: Trade union leader and environmentalist, Chico Mendes, is assassinated in Xapuri, Brazil.
22nd of December, 1989: Romania: The communist dictatorship of Nicolae Ceausescu is ended. Ceausescu flees his palace by helicopter.
22nd of December, 2010: The US Military "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy is repealed.
22nd of December, 2010: The film True Grit (2010) is released.
22nd of December, 2010: The comedy movie Little Fockers (2010) is released.
22nd of December, 1993: Philadelphia (1993) is released.
22nd of December, 1999: Any Given Sunday (1999) is released.
22nd of December, 2000: Cast Away (2000), starring Tom Hanks, is released in movie theaters.
22nd of December, 2000: Miss Congeniality (2000) is released in cinemas.
22nd of December, 2006: Night at the Museum (2006), starring Ben Stiller, is released in movie theaters. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Without a Trace - TV show about the FBI's Missing Persons Squad.
CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
8 Simple Rules - Starring John Ritter, Kaley Cuoco and Katey Sagal.
The Wire - American crime drama that is centered around Baltimore.
The Shield - Police drama.
24 - Action drama about a counterterrorism agent called Jack Bauer.
Smallville - TV show based on the Superman story.
Scrubs - Comedy show about a new group of medical students.
Alias - Spy action drama.
Star Trek: Enterprise - Prequel to the original Star Trek series. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell - Stealth shooter game.
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - The fourth game in the series.
Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven - First installment in the Mafia game series.
Battlefield 1942 - First-person shooter.
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - First-person shooter game that is set in World War 2. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of December:
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 22nd of December, 2002. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 22nd of December, 2002.
5,752 days have passed since this date.
496,969,200 seconds have passed since the 22nd of December, 2002.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 579,797,400 times.
Since the 22nd of December, 2002, earth has travelled approximately 256,436,107,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 82,828,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,739,351 steps. That's about 18,995 miles!
Since this date, 5,963,630 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Sunday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Domingo. Random Dates
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