On This Day: December 25th
This is 360th day of the year and 6 days remain in the year.
William the Conqueror was crowned King of England.
George Washington crossed the Delaware River and surprised the Hessians.
British film actor, director, and producer Charlie Chaplin died in Switzerland at age 88.
Former Romanian president Nicolae Ceausescu and his wife were executed.
December 25 BirthdaysAnwar al-Sadat1918–1981, Egyptian Political Leader and President.
Barbara Mandrellcountry musician
Robert L. Ripleycartoonist
Clara BartonAmerican Red Cross founder
Helena Rubinsteincosmetics executive
Cab Callowayband leader