On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1914

Historical Events

  • Legendary "Christmas Truce" takes place on the battlefields of WWI between British and German troops. Instead of fighting, soldiers exchange gifts and play football

Famous Birthdays

  • James Fletcher Jr, New Zealand industrialist (Fletcher Construction), born in Dunedin, New Zealand (d. 2007)
1914 Highlights

About December 25, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn