On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ballon d'Or: PSG/Milan's Liberian striker George Weah is named Europe's best football player; first edition where players born outside Europe permitted to receive votes

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Pinnington, journalist, dies at 76
  • Harry McLevy, Scottish trade unionist, dies at 59