December 26th, 2024

December 26th, 2024, will fall on a Thursday. It will be day 361 of 2024. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 years, 2 months and 1 days will pass between now and December 26th, 2024.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 52 of 2024.
  • Leap Year: 2024 will be a leap year, which means that it will have 366 days instead of 365 (extra day in February).
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1735171200.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 26th, 2024, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2024 will be the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 26th, 2024 falls under the Goose.
  • 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 26th of December:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of December:

  • Boxing Day
  • St. Stephen's Day
  • Day of Goodwill (South Africa)
  • Second Christmas Day

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on December 26th, 2024, then the date of conception was probably around the 18th of March, 2024. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on December 26th, 2024, will be due on the 5th of October, 2025. (Rough Estimate).

26th of December

Events that have occurred on the 26th of December:

  • December 26th, 1963: "Beatlemania" officially begins in the United States when The Beatles release their songs "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and "I Saw Her Standing There".
  • December 26th, 1973: The Exorcist is released.
  • December 26th, 1991: The Cold War ends.
  • December 26th, 1991: Dissolution of the Soviet Union.
  • December 26th, 1996: Islamic hijackers seize control of Air France Flight 8969.
  • December 26th, 1996: David Spencer (13) and Patrick Warren (11) go missing in Solihull, England.
  • December 26th, 2003: A massive earthquake hits southeastern Iran. Over 40 thousand people are reportedly killed in the Iranian city of Bam.
  • December 26th, 2004: 230,000 people are killed when an earthquake in the Indian Ocean causes a tsunami.
  • December 26th, 1964: Moors murders: 10-year-old Lesley Ann Downey is murdered by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley.
  • December 26th, 2007: The film There Will Be Blood (2007) is released.
  • December 26th, 2009: Irish politics: TV3 report that Minister for Finance, Brian Lenihan, has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 26th, 2024.

  • 1,523 days will pass between now and then.
  • 131,587,200 seconds will pass between now and December 26th, 2024.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 153,518,400 times.
  • Between now and December 26th, 2024, earth will travel approximately 67,898,995,200 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 21,931,200 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 11,316,499 steps. That's about 5,030 miles!
  • 1,579,046 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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