December 21st, 2019

December 21st, 2019, fell on a Saturday. It was day 355 of 2019. The decade was the 2010s.

1 years, 3 months and 27 days have passed since December 21st, 2019.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 21st, 2019:

  • United States: All I Want for Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
  • United Kingdom: Dance Monkey - Tones and I

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Jumanji: The Next Level" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is December 21st, 2019 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Christmas Day of 2019 is fast approaching and the excitement is building. Department stores are thronged with Christmas shoppers. In America, the song All I Want for Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Dance Monkey by Tones and I is the number one hit song.

Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Jumanji: The Next Level is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson is the current Prime Minister. It's 2019, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Lil Nas X, Post Malone, Halsey, Billie Eilish and Ariana Grande.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Modern Family", "Power", "Better Call Saul" and "Narcos: Mexico". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Resident Evil 2", "Kingdom Hearts III", "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare" and "Death Stranding". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Doc McStuffins" and "Henry Danger".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".


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 21st, 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, 3 months and 27 days have passed since December 21st, 2019.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 2019.
  • Leap Year: 2019 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 21st, 2019, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1576886400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 21st, 2019:

  • 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.
  • November 29th, 2019: The song "Blinding Lights" is released by the Weeknd.
  • 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 8th, 2019: Rapper Juice Wrld dies from toxic levels of oxycodone and codeine.
  • December 8th, 2019: First confirmed coronavirus case: A patient in Wuhan, China, seeks medical help for pneumonia-like symptoms.
  • December 10th, 2019: William Shatner files for divorce from his wife Elizabeth Anderson Martin after 18 years of marriage.
  • 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.
  • This date: December 21st, 2019
  • 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.
  • January 8th, 2020: 176 people are killed when Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes near Shahriar in Iran.
  • January 8th, 2020: Justin Bieber announces on Instagram that he has been diagnosed with Lyme disease.
  • January 8th, 2020: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announce that they are "stepping back" from senior royal duties.
  • January 8th, 2020: Canadian musician Grimes reveals that she and Elon Musk are having a baby.
  • January 13th, 2020: The first recorded case of coronavirus outside of China is found in Thailand.
  • January 13th, 2020: The brutal murder of teenager Keane Mulready-Woods shocks Ireland.
  • January 14th, 2020: Chinese authorities begin to implement screening measures in Wuhan in response to an outbreak of coronavirus.
  • January 16th, 2020: The second case of coronavirus outside of China is reported in Japan.
  • January 18th, 2020: UFC 246: Conor McGregor defeats Donald Cerrone in the first round.
  • January 20th, 2020: The World Health Organization conducts its first mission to Wuhan, China, in response to a novel coronavirus outbreak.
  • January 20th, 2020: South Korea reports its first case of Covid-19.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 21st, 2019, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Sagittarius is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 21st, 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 people would have been watching around this time.

  • The Witcher - Fantasy drama.
  • Narcos: Mexico - Crime drama television series.
  • 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

Video Games

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

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield - RPG games.
  • Death Stranding - Action game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - FPS game.
  • Kingdom Hearts III - Action role-playing game.
  • Resident Evil 2 - Remake of the original Resident Evil 2.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 21st of December:


US President

Who was the US President on December 21st, 2019?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 21st, 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 21st, 2019 was probably conceived around the 13th of March, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 21st, 2019 is the 29th 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 21st, 2019.

  • 484 days have passed since this date.
  • 41,814,000 seconds have passed since the December 21st, 2019.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 48,783,000 times.
  • Since December 21st, 2019, earth has travelled approximately 21,576,024,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 6,969,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 3,596,004 steps. That's about 1,598 miles!
  • Since this date, 501,768 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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