On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 2006

Famous Deaths

  • Hiroaki Hidaka, Japanese serial killer (b. 1962)

Person of interestJames Brown

James Brown, rhythm & blues, gospel, jazz, soul and funk singer or simply The Godfather of Soul (Genius of Love, Hot Pants) dies of heart failure at 73

Singer James Brown
James Brown

2006 Highlights

About December 25, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Christmas (India), Christmas Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn