On This Day

December 23, 2005 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Weddings in Sport

  • Soccer star player Kaka (23) weds Brazilian singer Caroline Celico (18) at Igreja Renascer em Cristo in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Deaths in Sport

  • Lajos Baróti, Hungarian soccer defender (2 caps; Szegedi AK, Győri ETO) and manager (Hungary 1957-66, 75-78), dies at 91
  • Norman D. Vaughan, American polar explorer and dogsled driver (b. 1905)
2005 in Sport