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 This day in History - December 25
433 Historic Events for December 25
1928

Earl Brown, Salt Lake City Ut, actor (Stovall-Operation Petticoat)

Birth
1928

NSW (v Vic) go from 8-74 to 9-113 to be 9-367 at stumps

Event
1928

Christmas Day attendance at cricket MCG (Vic v NSW) 14,887

Event
1929

Grimmett takes 6-146 for SA, Queensland all out 380 Crowd 5,390

Event
1929

Billy Horton, rocker (The Silhouettes-Get a Job)

Birth
1929

Irish McCalla, Pawnee City Neb, actress (Sheena Queen of Jungle)

Birth
1929

Chris Kenner, rocker

Birth
1930

Tasmania all out 280, WI 2-139 at Hobart Crowd 2,500

Event
1930

Harvey Worthington Loomis, composer, dies at 65

Death
1930

Slinger Nitschke scores 142 SA v Qld at Adelaide before 5,422

Event
1930

Mt Van Hoevenberg bobsled run at Lake Placid, NY opens

Event
1930

1st US bobsled run open to public (Lake Placid, NY)

Event
1931

Fleetwood-Smith takes 5-69 Victoria v Tas at Hobart

Event
1931

Albert Lonergan scores 137 SA v Qld at Adelaide before 5,697

Event
1931

Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker

Birth
1931

Carlos Castaneda, US, writer/mystic (Eagle's Gift, Fire From Within)

Birth
1931

NY's Metropolitan Opera broadcasts an entire opera over radio

Event
1932

Jos‚ Maria Capricorne, Cura‡aos graphically designer/painter

Birth
1932

During King George V Christmas dinner speech, his chair collapes

Event
1932

Peter John Swales, football club chairman

Birth
1933

Another Christmas Day five-wicket haul by Clarrie Grimmett

Event
1933

Belgian Working people's party accept Henry de Mans Plan of Labor

Event
1933

Stan Smith takes 8-33 for Victoria v Tasmania at Hobart

Event
1934

Samson Raphaelson's "Accent on Youth," premieres in NYC

Event
1934

Giancarlo Baghetti, racing driver/journalist

Birth