December 8th, 2021

December 8th, 2021, will fall on a Wednesday. It will be day 342 of 2021. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 months and 16 days will pass between now and December 8th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 49 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1638921600.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 8th, 2021, 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, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 8th, 2021 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


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

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on December 8th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 28th of February, 2021. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on December 8th, 2021, will be due on the 17th of September, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

8th of December

Events that have occurred on the 8th of December:

  • December 8th, 1980: Beatles legend John Lennon is shot and killed outside of his New York apartment.
  • December 8th, 2004: Pantera founder Dimebag Darrell is shot and killed onstage.
  • December 8th, 1976: The Eagles release their album "Hotel California".
  • December 8th, 1988: Five people are killed when a US Air Force jet crashes into an apartment complex in Remscheid, Germany.
  • December 8th, 1991: Russia, Ukraine and Belarus sign an agreement to dissolve the Soviet Union.
  • December 8th, 1995: Father of the Bride Part II (1995) is released.
  • December 8th, 1997: Jenny Shipley becomes the first female Prime Minister of New Zealand after replacing Jim Bolger as the leader of the National Party.
  • December 8th, 2000: 22-year-old Trevor Deely goes missing after a Christmas party in Dublin, Ireland.
  • December 8th, 2000: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) is released.
  • December 8th, 2005: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) is released.
  • December 8th, 2006: Mel Gibson's movie Apocalypto (2006) is released in cinemas.
  • December 8th, 2006: Blood Diamond (2006), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, is released in movie theaters.
  • December 8th, 2007: Boxing: Floyd Mayweather defeats Ricky Hatton.
  • December 8th, 2013: Westlife singer Kian Egan wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
  • December 8th, 2016: Microsoft purchases LinkedIn.
  • 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 8th, 2020: 90-year-old Margaret Keenan becomes the first person in the world to receive a Covid-19 vaccine outside of a trial.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 8th, 2021.

  • 320 days will pass between now and then.
  • 27,648,000 seconds will pass between now and December 8th, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 32,256,000 times.
  • Between now and December 8th, 2021, earth will travel approximately 14,266,368,000 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 4,608,000 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 2,377,728 steps. That's about 1,057 miles!
  • 331,776 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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