On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Drake [Charles Springall], English comedian, dies at 81
  • Johnny Vincent, English footballer for Birmingham City and Middlesbrough (b. 1947)
  • Robert Stafford, American politician (Sen-R-VT, 1971-88), dies at 93
  • Timothy J. Tobias, American composer and musician, dies at 54