25 December

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The December 25 is the 359th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 360th in leap years ), so stay 6 days to the year. As a Christian holiday , December 25th is called Christmas in German-speaking countries . Since there is a Christmas Day in some states , the term Christmas Day is also common.

Historic anniversaries
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22nd 23 24 25th 26th 27 28
29 30th 31

Events

Politics and world events

36 AD: Han Guangwudi
800: Pope Leo III. crowns Charlemagne
1100: Coronation of Baldwin I.
1356: The seal of the golden bull
1705: Sendlinger Peasant Battle
1776: Washington crosses the Delaware River
1868: leader of the Ezo Republic
1926: Hirohito in coronation robe

economy

science and technology

1758: Halley's Comet

Culture

1861: Théophile Gautier
1896: John Philip Sousa

society

religion

498 AD: Baptism of Clovis by Remigius
1559: Pius IV.

Disasters

Earthquake in Andalusia 1884
1974: Cyclone Tracy
  • 1974 : Cyclone Tracy continues the devastation it began the day before in the city of Darwin in Australia's Northern Territory. 70% of the buildings are destroyed, communication with the outside world collapses and 71 people are killed.

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

Sports

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

18th century

19th century

1801-1850

Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler (* 1811)

1851-1900

Adolf Windaus (* 1876)

20th century

1901-1925

Anwar as-Sadat (* 1918)

1926-1950

1951-1975

Annie Lennox (born 1954)
AnNa R. (* 1969)

1976-2000

21st century

Died

Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

20th century

1901-1950

Yoshihito († 1926)

1951-1975

1976-2000

Charles Chaplin († 1977)

21st century

James Brown († 2006)

Holidays and memorial days

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .

See also


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