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St Nicholas Day 2008


St Nicholas and Black Pete in Christmas parade in the Neatherlands.St Nicholas and Black Pete in Christmas parade in the Neatherlands.

St Nicholas Day for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, December 6th.


For Western Christians, St Nicholas's Day is held on December 6th annually celebrating the feast day of St Nicholas. The day celebrates St Nicholas’s bringing of gifts with many thinking that modern day Santa Claus came from this Saint.


Eastern Christian Churches will celebrate the day on December 19th as they follow the Julian calendar.


Saturday, December 6th is day number 341 of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -6 months, -18 days until St Nicholas Day 2008.


More information on St Nicholas Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

St Nicholas Day
Name(s):St Nicholas Day, Feast of Saint Nicholas
Type:Observance, Chistian
When:December 6th annually

December 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 1Cyber Monday 2008Observance-3858
Dec 6St Nicholas Day 2008Christian-3853
Dec 7Day of Arafat 2008Muslim-3852
Dec 7Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2008Observance-3852
Dec 9Eid al-Adha 2008Muslim-3850
Dec 17Wright Brothers Day 2008Observance-3842
Dec 21Winter/Summer Solstice 2008Season-3838
Dec 24Christmas Eve 2008Christian-3835
Dec 25Christmas Day 2008Federal Holiday-3834
Dec 26Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2008Observance-3833
Dec 31New Years Eve 2008Observance-3828

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