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 This day in History - December 25
433 Historic Events for December 25
1954

Steve Wariner, Noblesville Indiana, country singer (Small Town Girl)

Birth
1954

Rosario Scalero, composer, dies at 84

Death
1954

Johnny Ace, Memphis rocker, accidently shot self in head at 25

Death
1954

Liberty Hyde Bailey, US botanist (Plantbreeding), dies at 96

Death
1954

WSFA TV channel 12 in Montgomery, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1955

William Andrews, actor (Sealed Cargo)

Birth
1955

Pope Pius XII encyclical on sacred music and popular music

Event
1955

Cleveland Browns win NFL championship

Event
1955

Claus Strigel, director (Obituary for the Automobile, Act of God)

Birth
1956

Mansoor Akhtar, cricketer (Pakistani batsman early 80's)

Birth
1956

Robert Walser, writer, dies at 78

Death
1957

Ed Gein found insane of murder

Event
1957

Frederick Law Olmsted, US architect (Central Park), dies at 87

Death
1957

Jillie Mack, Mrs Tom Selleck/actress (Magnum PI)

Birth
1957

Shane McGowan, rock vocalist (Pogues-Red Roses For Me)

Birth
1957

Jan Rot, Dutch composer/writer (Wrong Nights)

Birth
1958

Joop Hiele, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Go Ahead Eagles)

Birth
1958

Rickey Henderson, Chic, baseball player (stolen base king, A's, Yanks)

Birth
1958

Alan Freed's Christmas Rock and Roll Spectacular opens

Event
1959

A synagogue in Cologne Germany desecrated with swatstikas

Event
1959

Sony brings transistor TV 8-301 to the market

Event
1959

Michael P Anderson, Plattsburgh NY, major USAF/astronaut (STS 89)

Birth
1959

Richard Starkey receives his 1st drum set

Event
1959

Chris Spice, Australian field hockey coach (Olympics-96)

Birth
1959

Missy Cleveland, Jackson Miss, playmate (April, 1979)

Birth