December 6 National Day Calendar with a complete list of December National Holidays and on the day December 6th. There are several holidays and observances that are celebrated on December 6th around the world. Here are a few examples:
- Saint Nicholas Day: This holiday is celebrated in many European countries and is named after Saint Nicholas, a Christian saint who was known for his generosity and kindness. On this day, children often receive gifts or small treats, and it is also a day to celebrate the spirit of giving.
- Independence Day: This holiday is celebrated in Finland and marks the day in 1917 when Finland declared its independence from Russia.
- National Miners’ Day: This holiday is observed in the United States and honors the contributions and sacrifices of miners.
- International Day for the Abolition of Slavery: This United Nations observance marks the day in 1948 when the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which includes a prohibition on slavery and servitude.
These are just a few examples of the holidays and observances that are celebrated on December 6th. There may be other holidays and observances that are specific to certain countries or regions.
December 6 Holidays
- National Gazpacho Day
- Microwave Oven Day
- ST. NICHOLAS DAY [NETHERLANDS, GERMANY, BULGARIA, ITALY, UKRAINE, ETC.]
- CHRISTKIND [AUSTRIA, CROATIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, PORTUGAL, ETC.]
- NATIONAL DAY…ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
- MICROWAVE OVEN DAY
- PUT ON YOUR OWN SHOES DAY
- PAWNBROKERS DAY
- MITTEN TREE DAY
- FILM RELEASE: “OUT OF THE FURNACE”(WIDE RELEASE), CHRISTIAN BALE TRAILER
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History on December 6th
There have been a number of significant events that have occurred on December 6th throughout history. Here are a few examples:
- In 1865, the 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, was ratified.
- In 1917, Finland declared its independence from Russia.
- In 1957, the first episode of “Perry Mason,” a popular television series about a criminal defense lawyer, aired.
- In 1971, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was formed when seven Arab emirates, including Abu Dhabi and Dubai, came together to form a federation.
- In 1989, the Berlin Wall, which had separated East and West Berlin for nearly 30 years, was officially opened.
These are just a few examples of the significant events that have occurred on December 6th throughout history. There have likely been many other important events that have taken place on this day as well.