December 24, 2012

December 24, 2012


Advent (Sunday nearest November 30 through December 24)
Celebrated in: Germany

Children's Day (December; three Sundays before Christmas)
Celebrated in: Japan, Laos, South Korea, Vanuatu

Fiesta Grande (December 24-26)

Giant Lantern Festival (December 23-24)

Halcyon Days (December 14-28)

Jizo Ennichi (24th day of each month)

Koledouvane (December 24-25)

Misa de Gallo (December 16-24)

Posadas (December 16-24)

Legal Holidays by Countries

Christmas EveCyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Guatemala, Iceland, Liechtenstein, San Marino, Slovakia
Independence DayLibya

Legal Holidays in United States

Christmas EveArkansas, Illinois, Michigan, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary, Fourth Edition. © 2010 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is pertinent to mention that Shahzeb Khan, the son of Deputy Superintendent of Police Aurangzeb Khan was murdered in Defence Housing Authority (Karachi) on December 24, 2012 when he was returning from a wedding with his sister.
Twenty-years-old Shahzaib Khan was gunned down on the night of December 24, 2012 when he was returning home along with his sister after attending a wedding.
This sheds light on the Kingdom of Bahrain's effective role in managing the region's dossiers in the months since Bahrain has assumed the presidency of the GCC Summit on December 24, 2012. Bahrain hosted the 33rd GCC Summit last year (2012) and has since exerted concerted efforts in leading the GCC Organization and its affiliated institutions leading to results aimed to fulfil the GCC peoples' aspirations in terms of ushering into a new phase of GCC cooperation.
Shahzeb Khan was gunned down on night of December 24, 2012 after an altercation with Siraj Talpur's servant.
MCKAY IAN December 24, 2012. (Ian, our memories of you will last forever.
Another 10b5-1 plan has been set up to allow the company to repurchase shares during the blackout period from December 24, 2012, to one day after the company announces its fourth quarter preliminary results.
Daqo New Energy Corporation (NYSE: DQ), a poly-silicon manufacturer based in China, has named Arthur Wong as its independent director, effective December 24, 2012.
December 24, 2012 (BOR) -- Jonglei Governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, said Monday there are "good signs" that oil production will commence next year as the security situation improves in the South Sudan's largest but troubled state.
RAMALLAH, December 24, 2012 (WAFA) -- The three Palestinian Arabic dailies Monday highlighted the recent updates regarding the results of the vote on the Egyptian constitution referendum.
Heathrow Express, the main line linking London to the Heathrow airport, is resuming its half hourly service during the evening of December 24, 2012, after completing essential engineering improvements carried out by Network Rail.
The offer is valid from today, Saturday, December 22, until Monday, December 24, 2012, subject to availability, whilst stocks last.