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  1. An unusual dry period led to low river levels in the Rhine in December 2011 exposing a 4,000 lb (1,800 kg) blockbuster bomb in the riverbed near Koblenz. 45,000 people needed to be evacuated as it was defused.

  2. A bus boycott was organized and announced on December 4, 1955. The boycott was a success.

  3. Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein wrote 4 novels throughout his life & one that was described by the publisher as "a mix between Game of Thrones and the UK House of Cards-style fiction" & will be available in an English translation this December.

  4. In December, 2013 during the “Yeezus” tour, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, and Tech N9NE played the Sprint Center in Kansas City which holds 18,500 attendees. Only 4,500 people showed up.

  5. Female lays 4 to 5 eggs usually from November to December. Eggs hatch after 38 to 39 days. Both parents collect food for their chicks.

  6. The world record for flight endurance was set in a Cessna 172 that took off on December 4, 1958 from Las Vegas, and then landed back at McCarran Airfield on February 7, 1959. The flight lasted 64 days, 22 hours, 19 minutes and 5 seconds.

  7. Lizzie's father and step mother were murdered on August 4, 1892 but Lizzie was not indicted for the murders until December 2nd, 1892.

  8. April 4, June 6, October 10 and December 12 will all fall on the same day of the week in any yearThese days are called doomsdays, and are meant to help calculate the day of the week of any given date. In 2015 doomsdays are all on Saturday.

  9. At 15:30:08 UTC on 4 December 292,277,026,596 AD , time on 64-Bit Unix Systems will fail .

  10. The MV Doña Paz was a Philippine-registered passenger ferry that sank after colliding with the oil tanker MT Vector on December 20, 1987. With an estimated death toll of 4,386 people and only 24 survivors, it was the deadliest peacetime maritime disaster in history.

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Visiting my parents during 4 years of college ( August 2013 - December 2016)

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April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10) and December 12 (12/12) all fall on the same day of the year. Also, 5/9, 9/5, 7/11, and 11/7. For this year, that is, Saturday.

Since December 2002 a distributed attempt at cracking a 72-Bit Key(RC5-72) is only at 4% completion as of today.

64-bit systems will encounter their Y2K-like bug on Sunday, 4 December 292,277,026,596.

In December 1917, the Swedish-speaking Åland Islands seeked to join Sweden, but this request was denied by the Finnish government. This prompted Sweden to send its navy and seize the islands. The conflict lasted for 4 years, until the UN decided in 1921 that the islands belonged to Finland.

The current Constitution of the State of South Carolina took effect on December 4, 1895. South Carolina has had six other constitutions, which were adopted in 1776, 1778, 1790, 1861, 1865 and 1868

The last time the US declared war was in June 1942 (Bulgaria, Hungary & Rumania), not December 1941 (Japan, Germany & Italy), see page 4 in linked document

On Sunday, 4 December 292,277,026,596 at exactly 15:30:08 UTC, 64-bit versions of the Unix time stamp will cease to work.

The average American has $38,000 in debt — a quarter of which comes directly from credit card charges. In December 2018, consumer debt overall hit a record high $4 trillion.

In December 1840, Abraham Lincoln and 4 other Illinois legislators jumped out of a window in a political maneuver designed to prevent a quorum on a vote that would have eliminated the Illinois State Bank.

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Fred Hampton, an activist who was assassinated by the FBI and Chicago Police Department on December 4, 1969.

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Dude: Word of the day for December 4, 2016

After reactor 4 was destroyed, the remaining 3 reactors at the Chernobyl power plant continued operating. The last to be shut down was reactor 3, in December 2000.

King Sohuza of Swaziland was the longest ruling monarch of all time. He reigned for 82 years and 254 days (10 december 1899-21 august 1982). He had 70 wives and 210 children and assumed the throne at the age of 4 months after his father died suddenly while dancing.

Skylab mutiny. During some or all of 28 December 1973, the crew of Skylab 4 turned off radio communications with NASA ground control and spent time relaxing and looking at the Earth. The mission continued for several more weeks after the mutiny.

There is an Avatar 2, 3 & 4 currently in pre-production, with Avatar 2 having a estimated release date of December 2017.

In the city of Oaxaca, every year on December 23rd the 'Night of the Radishes' is celebrated with a competition of radish carving. Waiting times to see popular competition entries can reach up to 4 hours.

In 2009 South America go the Dakar rally after Al-Qaeda killed 4 french tourist at the event's December party in 2008

In November and December of 2010 42 Republican Senators and 158 Members of the House ( 154 Republican 4 Democrats) voted against "James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act".

Conglomerate: Word of the day for December 4, 2018

About Fred Hampton, an activist assassinated on December 4 1969 by the FBI and Chicago Police Department