On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1958

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Alan Freed's Christmas Rock & Roll Spectacular opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Alannah Myles, Canadian singer-songwriter and actress (Rockinghorse, Black Velvet), born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Joop Hiele, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Go Ahead Eagles)

Person of interestRickey Henderson

Rickey Henderson, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (MLB stolen base record), born in Chicago, Illinois

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson