On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Clark M Clifford, US Secretary of Defense (1968-69)
  • Ernst Ruska, Nobel laureate (d. 1988)
  • Herman J Scheltema [NEM Pareau], Dutch jurist/poet
  • Lew Grade, British TV mogul (ATV)/movie producer (Boys from Brazil)
  • William McChesney Martin, Chairman of Federal Reserve Bank (1951-70)
1906 Highlights

About December 25, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn