On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1955

Historical Events

BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Pius XII encyclical on sacred music & popular music

260th Pope Pius XII
260th Pope
Pius XII

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? 65 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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