On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 2019

Historical Events

  • New Orleans wide receiver Michael Thomas sets NFL record for most catches in a season with his 144th as Saints beat Tennessee 38-28; breaks 17-year old record held by Marvin Harrison (143)

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Künzli, Swiss soccer striker (44 caps; FC Zürich, FC Winterthur, FC Lausanne-Sport), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 73
  • Tony Britton, English actor (The Day of the Jackal), dies at 95
2019 Highlights

About December 22, 2019

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: I Love Sausage Rolls - Ladbaby