Historical Events on December 25, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Japanese scientist achieve -271.8°C, coldest temp ever recorded

BattleExecution

Show trial of Romanian Commuinst dicator Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife Elena on charges of genocide and personal enrichment. The couple are found guilty and executed by firing squad the same day.

Dictator of Romania Nicolae Ceausescu
Dictator of Romania
Nicolae Ceausescu