On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ballon d'Or: Marseille forward Jean-Pierre Papin is named Europe's best football player; first from the French League to win the trophy

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Tomlinson, English pop singer (One Direction), born in Doncaster, England

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Hudson, 1,025 lb man, dies at 46