What Happened On 23rd December 2010 In History

December 23rd (2010) was a Thursday. It's the 357th day of the year (358th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 8 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 23rd December, 2010

  • » A monsoonal trough crosses the northeastern coast of Australia from the Coral Sea, bringing 2010–11 Queensland floods or mass flooding across Queensland.

December 23rd Famous Deaths for 2010

  • » Fred Hargesheimer, American soldier and pilot (b. 1916)
  • » K. Karunakaran, Indian politician, 7th Chief Minister of Kerala (b. 1918)

December 23rd Holidays in History

  • » Flag days in Sweden Birthday of the Queen Queen Silvia of Sweden Silvia, an Flag days in Sweden official flag day (Sweden)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints named Feast Day:
  • » Abassad (Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria named Coptic Church)
  • » John Cantius
  • » O Emmanuel
  • » Psote (Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria named Coptic Church)
  • » Saint Thorlak known as Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland; The last day of preparations before Christmas.
  • » December 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Festivus, a holiday made popular by the sitcom 'Seinfeld'
  • » HumanLight (Secular humanism in United States)
  • » Larentalia, in honor of Dea Tacita called Larenta. (Roman Empire)
  • » Night of the Radishes (Oaxaca, Oaxaca known as Oaxaca, Mexico)
  • » Victory Day (Egypt)

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