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Top 10 December 21 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. If the history of the universe was condensed into a year, the Milky Way would form on May 15, life on earth would appear on September 21, and the dinosaurs would go extinct on December 30. Modern humans would evolve on December 31 at 11:52 PM and Columbus would discover America at 11:59:58 PM.

  2. PSY's Gangnam Style reached one billion views (the first video to ever do so) on the day that the ancient Mayans predicted the end of the world, December 21, 2012.

  3. After years of protests, Forest's remains were disinterred from its resting spot in a Memphis, Tennessee park and reburied at an undisclosed location on December 21, 2017.

  4. McDonald’s Corporation’s initial public offering was April 21, 1965. Since going public in 1965, McDonald’s has executed twelve stock splits. An investment of $2,250 in 100 at that time has grown to 74,360 shares worth approximately $9.1 million as of market close on December 30, 2016

  5. In 2011, George Lucas allegedly believed the apocalypse would occur on December 21, 2012. On December 21, 2012, the Lucasfilm sale to Disney was finalized.

  6. The band “Earth,Wind and Fire” made a near identical sequel to their hit song ‘September’ called ‘December’. The difference? The words September 21 are replaced with December 25

  7. Patton was involved in a car accident after the war in Germany on December 8, 1945 and died in a hospital in Heidelberg on December 21, 1945 at the age of sixty.

  8. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs premiered December 21, 1937, just 2 months after The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien (which prominently features 13 dwarves) was published.

  9. Crazy Horse gained even greater fame, and the hatred of the U.S. Cavalry, when he tricked a detachment of cavalry led by Captain William J. Fetterman into an ambush on December 21, 1866. The Lakota and Cheyenne ambush left seventy-nine soldiers, including Fetterman, and two civilians dead. It became known as "Fetterman's Massacre."

  10. There was a rumor that Psy's "Gangnam Style" video was a fulfilling prophecy of the end time, that the world would end when the video amassed a billion views. It hit a billion on December 21, 2012.

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The fear of the 2012 phenomenon - the theory that the world would end on December 21, 2012; which eventually did not happen - was linked to at least one reported suicide

Sarah Knauss, the second oldest person to ever live, died December 30, 1999, just two days before the 21 century.

As of December 2018, there are 21 active brothels in Nevada.

A National Emergency was declared by Executive Order on December 21

The winter solstice can occur on December 20,21,22, or 23, although December 23 solstices are very rare. (the last one being in 1903 and will not occur again until 2303)

SAGITTARIUS WOMAN (NOVEMBER 22 – DECEMBER 21)

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Glitten: Word of the day for December 21, 2016

21 December 1938 - A fishing trawler off the South African Coast catches a coelacanth

The DoD is currently undergoing an audit this year after an MSU economics professor discovered 21 trillion dollars in unsupported budget adjustments between 1998-2015.Last December the DoD also disabled and then changed the link address to key documents used in the research.

The DoD is currently undergoing an audit this year after an MSU economics professor discovered 21 trillion dollars in unsupported budget adjustments between 1998-2015.Last December the DoD also disabled and then changed the link address to key documents used in the research.

The great actor Samuel L Jackson was born on December 21, 1948, making him 70! Happy Birthday!

On December 4th 1969, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party Fred Hampton was drugged by an informant and then executed in his sleep during an FBI/Chicago PD raid on his home. He was 21 years old.

The "2012 phenomenon", which claimed that the Mayans predicts the world would "end" on December 21, 2012. The world did not end, and there were counts of suicide, and people spending money on asteroid-proof bunkers, etc, due to misinformed public reaction.

The actress Jane Fonda was born on December 21, 1937, which makes her 77 years old.