What Happened on December 25, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ingrid Betancourt, Colombian senator
  • Storm Davis, baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Loewi, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1873)
  • Owen Brewster, U.S. Senator from Maine (b. 1888)
  • Rheinhold Rudenberg, inventor of electron microscope, dies