December is a month of celebrating family, traditions, and gift giving. Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of African-American culture which is held from December 26 to January 1.
In 2020, Thursday, December 10 marks the first night of Hanukkah, the Jewish holiday also referred to as the Festival of Lights. It ends the evening of Friday, December 18.
In the early morning of 7 December 1941, the Empire of Japan bombed the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in attempt to cripple the nation’s Pacific Fleet, as they felt the United States was threatening Japanese imperial interests in Southeast Asia.