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 This day in History - December 25
433 Historic Events for December 25
1946

Larry Csonka, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins, NY Giants)

Birth
1946

Jimmy Buffet, Mobile Alabama, vocalist (Margaritaville)

Birth
1946

Constitution accepted in Taiwan

Event
1946

W C Fields, writer/comedian (Bank Dick, It's A Gift), dies at 67

Death
1947

Connie Petracek, Chambersburg PA, swimmer (Olympics-92, 96)

Birth
1947

Taiwan passes Human Rights laws (Day of Earth Law)

Event
1948

Barbara Mandrell, Houston Tx, singer/TV host (Mandrell Sisters)

Birth
1948

Merry Clayton, rocker

Birth
1949

Sissy Spacek, Quitman Tx (Carrie, Badlands, Coal Miner's Daughter)

Birth
1949

Dan Pastorini, NFL QB (Raiders) [or May 26]

Birth
1950

Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47

Death
1950

Manny Trillo, baseball infielder (Phila Phillies)

Birth
1950

Barry Pearson, NFLer

Birth
1950

Cleve Browns beat LA Rams 30-28 in NFL championship game

Event
1950

Dick Tracy marries Tess Truehart

Event
1950

Coronation Stone, taken from Scone in Scotland by Edward I in 1296, stolen from Westminster Abbey and smuggled back to Scotland

Event
1951

1st Christmas Day in Test Crickets, Aust v WI at Adelaide

Event
1951

Harry T Moore, Florida NAACP official, killed by bomb

Death
1951

Ria Thielsch, Dutch singer (Luv)

Birth
1951

West Indies defeat Australia by 6 wkts on 3rd day of 3rd Test Cricket

Event
1953

Arnella Flynn, Rome Italy, Errol Flynn's daughter

Birth
1953

Avalanche of lava kills 150 (Ruapehu volcano, New Zealand)

Event
1953

Dave Wasick, NFLer

Birth
1954

Annie Lennox, Aberdeen Scotld, vocalist (Eurythmics-Sweet Dreams, Why)

Birth
1954

Robin Campbell, British reggae vocalist/guitarist (UB40-Red Red Wine)

Birth