On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1955

Historical Events

  • Pope Pius XII encyclical on sacred music & popular music

Famous Birthdays

  • Claus Strigel, German filmmaker and director (Obituary for the Automobile, Act of God), born in Munich, West Germany
  • William Andrews, actor (Sealed Cargo)
1955 Highlights

About December 25, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn