On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 2006

Day of the Week: Monday

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