A study published in the Journal of Aging Research reports that people born in December are — or even longer. Their birthdays may be late in the year, but they have a lot of them!
Some people think it's a disadvantage to be one of the youngest kids in the class, but that, by the time they graduate, older peers in the same grade.
Perhaps it has something to do with being born in a month where it gets dark at 4 p.m., but research has found that people born in December are more likely to enjoy and . December-borns are getting stuff done while the rest of us are still getting our coffee.
A study out of the University of Vienna shows that men born in November, December, and January are . Moms of winter girls don't have to start stockpiling the left-handed scissors, though: Women born in those same months don't show the same bump in left-handedness.
Researchers in the U.K. reported in the that they found a statistical link between birth month and certain professions. According to that study, December-borns were. Smile!
According to a study in the , those born in the winter months, especially December, have natural athletic capabilities — and a handful of Olympic gold medals to prove it. Two medalists from the Fierce Five, Mckayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas, were born in December.
Although December-born people are more prone to depression and pessimistic attitudes, they generally have and temper tantrums.
In a study that examined the correlation between birth month and disease, researchers found that those born in December had when it comes to contracting diseases. Sure, they had no major health advantages, either, but we can focus on the good.
Because December is the month of Christmas, Kwanza, and Hanukkah, born in December feel their birthday is overlooked. On top of that, 27% of people commented that their gifts are often wrapped in Christmas paper — but, surprisingly, that doesn't bother them. Moral of the story: If you have a friend or family member with a December birthday, don't forget to make a big deal out of their birthday this year (and every year after that).
There's a big group of actors and musicians who were also born in December, including Brad Pitt, Taylor Swift, Denzel Washington, and Jake Gyllenhaal. Notable journalists and talk show hosts born in December are Diane Sawyer, Ryan Seacrest, and Meredith Vieira.
At least when it comes to jewels. Their cover a wide-range of bright blue shades, including turquoise, tanzanite, and topaz.
December babies get two beautiful . The holly, known for sprucing up holiday décor, symbolizes wishes for domestic happiness. (We see you, December homebodies.) While narcissus, more commonly known as daffodils, are in full bloom during the spring, are also popular flower throughout the holiday season. They are said to symbolize winter's end and new beginnings — perfect for the start of the new year.
Those born through December 21 are Sagittarius, while those born after December 22 are Capricorns. are known to be extremely generous, idealistic, and downright hilarious. , on the other hand, are responsible, disciplined, and masters of self-control. Sagittarians also tend to be more extroverted and outgoing, while capricorns are more composed.
The ultimate way to celebrate a December baby's birthday is with a plane ticket and an adventure. Zodiac followers say those born under love to travel and explore different cultures.