Today: December 4th, 2020
Today's date falls on a Friday. It is day 339 of 2020. The decade is the 2020s.
Basic facts and information about this date:
- Week Number: We are currently in Week 49 of 2020.
- Leap Year: 2020 is a leap year, which means that it will have 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
- Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1607040000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around December 4th, 2020:
- November 4th, 2020: US election: Wisconsin and Michigan flip in Joe Biden's favor as early "mail in" votes from predominantly blue areas are counted.
- November 4th, 2020: The USA records 100,000 cases of coronavirus in one day.
- November 7th, 2020: Joe Biden is projected to become the 46th President of the United States.
- November 9th, 2020: Pfizer announces that its vaccine for the coronavirus is 90% effective.
- November 10th, 2020: The "Xbox Series X" games console is released.
- November 12th, 2020: The PlayStation 5 is released in North America.
- November 13th, 2020: English serial killer Peter Sutcliffe dies in prison at the age of 74.
- November 13th, 2020: The game "Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War" is released.
- November 16th, 2020: Moderna announces that its coronavirus vaccine is 94% effective.
- November 19th, 2020: The PlayStation 5 is released worldwide.
- November 20th, 2020: US election: A recount in Georgia confirms that Joe Biden won the state.
- November 25th, 2020: Soccer legend Diego Maradona passes away from a heart attack at the age of 60.
- November 28th, 2020: Mike Tyson and Roy Jones, Jr. draw in a exhibition fight.
- November 29th, 2020: Senegalese soccer player Papa Bouba Diop passes away at the age of 42.
- December 2nd, 2020: WWE legend Pat Patterson dies from cancer at the age of 79.
- December 2nd, 2020: The United Kingdom approves Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine.
- December 2nd, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: Los Angeles issues stay-at-home orders.
- December 10th, 2020: The game "Cyberpunk 2077" is released.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
- Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 4th, 2020, 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, 2020 is the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
- Native American Zodiac: December 4th, 2020 falls under the Owl.
- Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 4th of December:
Interesting facts about conception dates.
- If your baby is due on December 4th, 2020, then the date of conception was probably around the 25th of February, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
- A baby that is conceived on December 4th, 2020, will be due on the 13th of September, 2021. (Rough Estimate).
4th of December
Events that have occurred on the 4th of December:
- December 4th, 1976: American guitarist Tommy Bolin dies from a drug overdose.
- December 4th, 1980: English rock band Led Zeppelin announce their break-up.
- December 4th, 1993: Frank Zappa passes away after a lengthy battle with prostate cancer.
- December 4th, 1993: Princess Diana officially "retires" from public life.
- December 4th, 2009: WWE wrestler Umaga (Edward Smith Fatu, Jr.) dies from a heart attack.
- December 4th, 2009: Up in the Air (2009) is released.
- December 4th, 2009: TV chef Gino D'Acampo wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
- December 4th, 1954: The first ever Burger King outlet is opened in Miami, Florida.
- December 4th, 1957: 90 people are killed when two trains collide near Lewisham in London.
- December 4th, 1981: The movie On Golden Pond (1981) is released.
- December 4th, 1991: Airline company Pan Am collapses.
- December 4th, 1995: The Beatles release their single "Free as a Bird" - their first single in over 20 years.
- December 4th, 2000: Eminem releases his single "Stan".
- December 4th, 2008: Wrestler Steve Bradley is found dead.
- December 4th, 2010: Former X-Factor contestant Stacey Solomon wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
- December 4th, 2016: Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
- December 4th, 2018: Luka Modric is awarded the 2018 Ballon d'Or.
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