On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Unbroken", drama film directed by Angelina Jolie and starring Jack O'Connell and Domhall Gleeson, released in the United States

Famous Deaths

  • Geoff Pullar, English cricketer (England opening batsman late 50's early 60's), dies at 79
  • Gleb Yakunin, Russian priest and dissident, dies at 80
  • Mary Lyon, English geneticist (X-chromosome inactivation), dies at 89