December 8th, 2019

December 8th, 2019, fell on a Sunday. It was day 342 of 2019. The decade was the 2010s.

1 years, 1 months and 14 days have passed since December 8th, 2019.


On This Date

Events that occurred on December 8th, 2019:

  • Rapper Juice Wrld dies from toxic levels of oxycodone and codeine.
  • First confirmed coronavirus case: A patient in Wuhan, China, seeks medical help for pneumonia-like symptoms.


Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Frozen II" 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 December 8th, 2019.

  • Greta Thunberg.

    Environmental activist Greta Thunberg was named as the Time Person of the Year in 2019.

  • 2019 in movies.

    Movies released in 2019 included Avengers: Endgame, The Irishman, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Joker, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, Us, Aladdin, Captain Marvel, Toy Story 4 and The Lion King.

  • 2019 in music.

    The music charts in 2019 were dominated by the likes of Post Malone, Sam Smith & Normani, Ariana Grande, Lewis Capaldi, Tom Walker, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Ed Sheeran, AJ Tracey, Tones and I, Dua Lipa, Halsey, Jonas Brothers and Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 1 years, 1 months and 14 days have passed since December 8th, 2019.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 2019.
  • Leap Year: 2019 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 8th, 2019, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1575763200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 8th, 2019:

  • November 8th, 2019: The game Death Stranding is released.
  • November 9th, 2019: KSI defeats Logan Paul in a boxing match at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
  • November 12th, 2019: The first episode of The Mandalorian is aired.
  • November 19th, 2019: The game "Shenmue 3" is released.
  • November 19th, 2019: Mauricio Pochettino is sacked from his job as manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
  • November 20th, 2019: Football: Jose Mourinho is appointed manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
  • November 24th, 2019: South Korean singer Goo Hara commits suicide at her home in Seoul.
  • November 29th, 2019: Soccer: Arsenal manager Unai Emery is sacked by the club.
  • December 1st, 2019: Coronavirus outbreak: The first reported symptoms occur in a patient in Wuhan, China.
  • December 2nd, 2019: Lionel Messi is awarded the 2019 Ballon d'Or.
  • December 12th, 2019: The Conservatives win a comfortable majority in the 2019 United Kingdom general election.
  • December 12th, 2019: Former NBA commissioner David Stern suffers a brain hemorrhage.
  • December 13th, 2019: British TV presenter Caroline Flack is charged with common assault.
  • December 13th, 2019: UK politics: Jeremy Corbyn announces that he will be stepping down as leader of the Labour Party.
  • December 17th, 2019: English TV presenter Caroline Flack announces that she is standing down as the host of Love Island.
  • December 18th, 2019: Donald Trump becomes the third U.S. President to be impeached.
  • December 22nd, 2019: Soccer: Mikel Arteta becomes the new manager of Arsenal.
  • December 29th, 2019: Hospitals in the Chinese province of Hubei report four cases of pneumonia of unknown causes.
  • December 31st, 2019: The World Health Organization in China is informed that cases of pneumonia of unknown causes have been detected in Wuhan, China.
  • January 1st, 2020: The first day of 2020 begins, signifying the start of a new decade.
  • January 1st, 2020: Rapper Lexii Alijai passes away after a suspected overdose.
  • January 1st, 2020: The World Health Organization requests more information on a cluster of atypical pneumonia cases in Wuhan, China.
  • January 1st, 2020: The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in Wuhan is closed by Chinese authorities after an outbreak of pneumonia-like cases are linked to it.
  • January 1st, 2020: Former NBA commissioner David Stern passes away weeks after suffering from a brain hemorrhage.
  • January 2nd, 2020: Irish broadcaster Marian Finucane passes away.
  • January 3rd, 2020: English spiritual medium Derek Acorah passes away at the age of 69 from sepsis.
  • January 3rd, 2020: China officially notifies the WHO of an outbreak of pneumonia-like cases.
  • January 3rd, 2020: Iranian general Qasem Soleimani is assassinated by the United States.
  • January 4th, 2020: The World Health Organization announces on Twitter that a cluster of pneumonia cases have been found in Wuhan, China.
  • January 7th, 2020: Irish broadcaster Larry Gogan passes away.
  • January 7th, 2020: American screenwriter Silvio Horta commits suicide.
  • January 7th, 2020: Rush drummer Neil Peart dies from brain cancer.
  • January 7th, 2020: The WHO is officially notified about the Coronavirus.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 8th, 2019, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 8th, 2019 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

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

  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.

2019 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2019.

  • Henry Danger
  • Doc McStuffins

2019 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2019:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of December:

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

US President

Who was the US President on December 8th, 2019?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 8th, 2019?

  • Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 8th, 2019 was probably conceived around the 28th of February, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 8th, 2019 is the 16th of September, 2020. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 8th, 2019.

  • 411 days have passed since this date.
  • 35,510,400 seconds have passed since the December 8th, 2019.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 41,428,800 times.
  • Since December 8th, 2019, earth has travelled approximately 18,323,366,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 5,918,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 3,053,894 steps. That's about 1,357 miles!
  • Since this date, 426,125 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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