On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Jackson, American MLB player (New York Mets), born in Waco, Texas (d. 2019)
  • Sadiq al-Mahdi, Sudanese politician and Imam, Prime Minister of Sudan (1966-67, 1986-89), born in Omdurman, Sudan (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Bourget, French novelist and critic, dies at 83
1935 Highlights

About December 25, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn