On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 274 AD

Historical Events

Roman Empire

Roman Emperor Aurelian dedicates a temple to Sol Invictus on the supposed day of the winter solstice and day of rebirth of the Sun.

List of Years

About December 25, 274 AD

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1747 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris