Top 15 December Fun Facts

Posted by Ciara Moosman on Dec 15, 2014

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Impress all of your family during the holiday season with our top 15 December Fun Facts!

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birthstone-december1The birthstone of December is turquoise.

According to a 2011 survey, more dentists have birthdays in December than any other monthDentist

SigittariusZodiac signs for December are Sagittarius and Capricorn.

On December 17, 1903, the Wright Brothers made their first flightWright Brothers Airplane

NarcissusThe birth flower of December is the narcissus.

National Read a Book MonthBook

Bill of RightsOn December 14, 1791, the Bill of Rights was passed

In December, Nobel Prizes are awardedNobel Peace Prize.

Broken MirrorDecember 28th is considered by some to be the unluckiest day of the year

National Stress Free Family Holiday MonthFamily Hugging

ChocolateDecember 27th is National Chocolate Day

On December 29, 1862, the bowling ball was inventedBowling Ball

Jingle Bells"Jingle Bells" was composed in 1857, and not for Christmas- it was meant to be a Thanksgiving song!

On December 3, 1976, the first heart transplant was completed.Human Heart

Chirstmas TreeChristmas Day is celebrated on December 25th!