On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ballon d'Or: Juventus' French midfielder Michel Platini is named Europe's best football player for the 2nd consecutive time; beats Bordeaux midfielder Jean Tigana and Verona striker Preben Elkj√¶r
  • NBA's Bernard King scores 60 points

Famous Birthdays

  • Alastair Cook, English cricketer
  • Georgia Moffett, British actress, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Jessica Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia