Famous Deaths on December 25, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths

  • Barrel Regtien, student leader, dies
  • Billy Martin, American MLB player and manager (NY Yankees), killed in a car accident at 61
  • Elena Ceausescu, wife of Romania's Communist dictator Nicolae, executed at 73

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Nicolae Ceausescu, Communist dictator of Romania, executed at 71

Dictator of Romania Nicolae Ceausescu
Dictator of Romania
Nicolae Ceausescu
  • Ton Regtien, Dutch student leader, dies at 51