What Happened on December 1, 2018

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Ariana Grande releases the music video to her single "Thank U Next", biggest ever launch on Youtube Premiere

  • British boxer Tyson Fury dominates much of the fight but survives 2 knockdowns to force a split decision draw with defending WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder at the Staples Center, Los Angeles

Film Premiere

Computer-animated film "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" starring Shameik Moore and Hailee Steinfeld premieres in Los Angeles (Academy Award Best Animated Film 2019)

  • Egyptian actress Rania Youssef charged for "inciting debauchery" after wearing see-through dress to Cairo film festival
  • Syrian shadow puppetry added to UN list of cultural activities in urgent need of saving
  • Violent demonstrations in Paris, France, by yellow-vest movement with 36,000 protesting nationwide
  • World's first super-high definition 8K television channel by Japanese broadcaster NHK launches

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

Singer Nick Jonas (26) and actress Priyanka Chopra (36) marry at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India

Famous Deaths

  • Kenneth "Ken" Berry, American actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family), dies at 85
2018 Highlights

About December 1, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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