What Happened in December 1969 (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 116 of 116

  • Dec 25 Bernhard Jr, Prince of Netherlands
  • Dec 27 Chris Humbert, Modesto California, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 27 Suzanne Paxton, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Baltimore Maryland
  • Dec 27 Jean-Christophe Boullion, French race car driver
  • Dec 27 Chyna [Joanie Laurer], American professional wrestler and reality TV star, born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • Dec 27 Sarah Vowell, American author and journalist
  • Dec 28 James Trapp, US sprinter and NFL player (Oakland Raiders), born in Greenville, South Carolina

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Dec 28 Linus Torvalds, Finnish-American software engineer (developed Linux operating system), born in Helsinki, Finland

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  • Dec 29 Jennifer Ehle, American actress
  • Dec 29 Allan McNish, Scottish race car driver
  • Dec 30 Anthuan Maybank, Georgetown SC, 200m/400m runner
  • Dec 30 Jeff Thomason, NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Dec 30 Michelle McGann, golfer (1995 Sara Lee Classic), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Dec 30 Dave England, American television personality
  • Dec 30 Jay Kay, English musician (Jamiroquai)
  • Dec 31 Dominik Diamond, Scottish presenter and newspaper columnist

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths