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Events of December 25th:
December 25th is the 359th day of the year (360th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 6 days remaining until the end of the year.
December 25th is widely celebrated as Christmas Day, the day of Christ's birth.
On this page, we have placed information about December 25th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on December 25th:
1642 Sir Isaac Newton (scientist, mathematician)
1876 Muhammad Ali Jinnah (founder of Pakistan)
1878 Louis Chevrolet (racing car driver, founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company).
1887 Conrad Hilton (hotelier)
1899 Humphrey Bogart (actor)
1908 Quentin Crisp (author)
1918 Anwar Sadat (Egyptian President 1970-1981)
1924 Rod Serling (screenwriter, TV producer - The Twilight Zone)
1929 Stuart Hall (radio and TV host)
1944 Kenny Everett (comedian, radio host)
1945 Noel Redding (bass player - The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
1949 Sissy Spacek (actress)
1949 Nawaz Sharif (Pakistani Prime Minister 1990-1993,1997-1999)
1950 Karl Rove (journalist, White Hosue Deputy Chief of Staff)
1954 Annie Lennox (singer - The Eurhythmics)
1957 Shane MacGowan (singer - The Pogues)
1968 Helena Christensen (model)
1971 Dido (singer)
December 25th in History:
800 Charlemagne crowned Holy Roman Emperor in Rome.
1066 William the Conqueror is crowned King of England at Westminster Abbey.
1100 Baldwin of Boulogne is crowned the first King of Jerusalem at the Church of the Nativity.
1130 Count Roger II of Sicily is crowned the first King of Sicily.
1658 Danish and Polish forces led by Stefan Czarniecki defeat the Swedes led by King Charles X at the Battle of Kolding.
1950 The Stone of Scone is removed from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalist students.
1989 Former Romanian dictator, Nicolae Ceausescu is condemned to death and shot after a summary trial.
1991 Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as President of the Soviet Union.
2003 Britain's Beagle 2 space probe disappears shortly before its scheduled landing on Mars.
December 25th is also:
People born on December 25th are Capricorn
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