What Happened on December 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 42 Dalits are burned alive in Kilavenmani village, Tamil Nadu, India, a retaliation for a campaign for higher wages by Dalit labourers

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Frank Borman's Christmas reading while orbiting the Moon

Astronaut Frank Borman
Frank Borman

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Widmer, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Don Silvestri, NFL/WLAF kicker (NY Jets, London Monarchs)
  • Helena Christensen, Copenhagen Denmark, model/actress (Inferno)
  • Jim Dowd, Brick, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Scott Bullett, Martinsburg WV, outfielder (Chicago Cubs)