December federal holidays, work schedule, and printable calendars

December 2024 Calendar

Below are printable calendars for December 2024 with notable date history, information, and events.

Printable Calendar for December 2024

December 2024 Work Calendar

December 2024 Holiday Calendar

Holidays in December 2024

Date Holiday
December 1, 2024 Advent 2024
December 2, 2024 Cyber Monday 2024
December 6, 2024 St Nicholas Day 2024
December 7, 2024 Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2024
December 17, 2024 Wright Brothers Day 2024
December 21, 2024 Winter- Winter Solstice 2024
December 24, 2024 Christmas Eve 2024
December 25, 2024 Christmas Day 2024
December 26, 2024 Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2024
December 26, 2024 Hanukkah/Chanukah - Starts 2024
December 31, 2024 New Years Eve 2024
December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
December 26, 2024 Boxing Day
December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
December 26, 2024 Boxing Day

Famous Sporting and Music Events in December

Date Event
December, 1 1982 Martial artist Jackie Chan (28) weds actress Lin Feng-jiao (29) in Los Angeles
December, 2 1883 Johannes Brahms' "3rd Symphony in F" premieres with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
December, 3 1984 Oldest groom - Harry Stevens, 103, weds Thelma Lucas, 83, in Wisconsin
December, 4 1952 Actor Jean-Paul Belmondo marries first wife lodie Constantin (divorced 1968)
December, 5 2001 "Ocean's Eleven" directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Julia Roberts premieres in Westwood, California
December, 6 1930 Pablo Neruda marries Marie A Hagenaar Vogelzang in Batavia
December, 7 1979 "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" first movie of the series premieres directed by Robert Wise, starring William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy
December, 8 1953 Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker (58) weds second wife Olive Palmer (51) at Park Road Baptist Church in Toronto, Canada
December, 9 1956 NBA player Bill Russell (22) weds college sweetheart Rose Swisher; divorce in 1973
December, 10 1961 Dr Ruth marries Fred Westheimer
December, 11 1967 "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner", directed by Stanley Kramer, starring Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn, premieres in NYC (Hepburn - Academy Award for Best Actress 1968)
December, 12 1991 Actor Richard Gere (42) weds supermodel Cindy Crawford (25) in Las Vegas
December, 13 2003 Italian operatic tenor Luciano Pavarotti (68) weds Nicoletta Mantovani at Modena Italy's Teatro Comunale
December, 14 2019 Miss World won by Miss Jamaica Toni-Ann Singh in London. First time all five major beauty titles held by black women.
December, 15 1944 Country music star Hank Williams (21) weds Audrey Sheppard. It was her second marriage and his first.
December, 16 1950 American child actress Shirley Temple (22) weds 2nd husband US naval officer Charles Alden Black (31), at his parents' home, Del Monte, California
December, 17 1918 Philippine Senator (and later 2nd President) Manuel L. Quezon (40) weds first cousin Aurora Aragon (30) in Hong Kong
December, 18 1932 Civil rights activist Rosa McCauley (19) weds Raymond Parks (29) in Montgomery, Alabama
December, 19 1912 Author Colette (39) weds "Le Matin" newspaper editor Henri de Jouvenel
December, 20 1949 "Gone With The Wind" actor Clark Gable (48) weds socialite Sylvia Ashley (45)
December, 21 1947 Actress Estelle Getty (24) weds Arthur Gettleman
December, 22 1936 Filmmaker Billy Wilder (30) weds first wife Judith Coppicus
December, 23 1951 National Football League Championship, LA Memorial Coliseum: Los Angeles Rams beat Cleveland Browns, 24-17; first coast-to-coast televised NFL title game
December, 24 1922 BBC broadcasts first British radio play "The Truth about Father Christmas"
December, 25 1949 British actor Cary Grant (45) weds actress Betsy Drake (26)
December, 26 1940 "The Philadelphia Story" film directed by George Cukor, based on the Broadway play of the same name, starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart, is released (Academy Awards Best Actor 1941)
December, 27 1953 Broadcasting pioneer Roone Arledge (22) weds Joan Heise at St. Frances de Chantal Parish in Wantagh, New York
December, 28 1950 Author John Steinbeck (48) weds actress Elaine Anderson (36)
December, 29 1957 American singing duo Steve Lawrence (22) and Eydie Gorm (29) wed at the home of casino owner Beldon Katleman in Las Vegas
December, 30 1857 Confederate army cavalry battalion commander John S. Mosby (24) weds Pauline Clarke in Nashville
December, 31 1923 BBC begins using Big Ben chime ID

Famous Birthdays in December

Date Person
December Franz Ferdinand
December Joseph Stalin
December Ty Cobb
December Steven Spielberg
December Christina Aguilera
December Billie Eilish
December Thomas Becket
December Walter Hagen
December Frank Zappa
December Jane Fonda
December Chris Evert
December Emmanuel Macron
December Humphrey Bogart
December Anwar Sadat
December Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman
December Rickey Henderson
December Justin Trudeau
December Charles Cornwallis
December George Marshall
December John Denver
December Donna Summer
December Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
December Anthony Hopkins

December Birth Month Facts

Let's dive into December. December is the twelfth and final month of the year in the Gregorian calendar and has 31 days. There are 4 weekends in December, with 22 workdays, totaling 176 hours in the month (assuming an 8-hour workday). December is known for being the beginning of winter in the northern hemisphere and is often associated with colder weather, shorter days, and holiday celebrations.