On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Cassini orbiter releases Huygens probe which successfully landed on Saturn's moon Titan on January 14, 2005.

Famous Deaths

  • Gennadi Strekalov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz T-3, T-8, T-11, TM-21), dies at 64