Your CHRISTMAS EVE Whatever Includes:
- This Day In History
- Celebrity Birthdays
- Celebrity Gossip
News, News, News…of all kinds!
Back In The Day…
1995 - Freddy Fender‘s home was damaged in a fire.
1978 - Bjorn Ulvaeus & Agnetha Falkstad, both of ABBA, announced their divorce.
1961 – “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” became number one.
1814 – The War of 1812 was called off.
1851 – The Library of Congress was destroyed by fire
1948 – The first all-solar house was built in Massachusetts.
1967 - Joe Namath became the first quarterback to pass for 4,000 yards in a season.
1968 – The Apollo 8 astronauts, read passages from the Book of Genesis during a broadcast.
1980 – Americans remembered the U.S. hostages in Iran by burning candles or shining lights for 417 seconds — one second for each day of captivity.
1980 – California Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in two counties due to an infestation of Mediterranean Fruit Flies.
2012 - Jack Klugman died at age 90 in California.
Lemmy Kilmister 68
Ian Burden 56
Mary Ramsey 50
Ricky Martin 42
Lee Dorsey – 1924-1986
Mary Higgins Clark 84
Clarence Gilyard 58
Stephanie Hodge 57
Anil Kapoor 54
Mark Valley 49
Diedrich Bader 47
Amaury Nolasco 43
Ryan Seacrest 39
Howard Hughes – 1905-1976