On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1988

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Gordon, American basketball player, born in Indianapolis, Indiana

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Pelham-Clinton, 10th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne (b. 1920)
  • Ooka Shohei, Japanese novelist (b. 1909)
1988 Highlights

About December 25, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn