Summoned at 07:17am on Thursday, December 25, 2014

birth:Isaac Newton (Sir) born in Grantham, England, 1642
holid:Birthday of Quaid-i-Azam in Pakistan
Children's Day in Congo
ushol:Christmas
events:Charlemagne is crowned emperor of the West by Pope Leo III (800)
Denny's fast food restaurants closed for the first time in 35 years. Because of their "Always Open" policy there are some Denny's that don't even have locks. (1988)
First recorded celibration of Christmas on this day takes place in Rome (336)
Hirohito becomes emperor of Japan (1926)
Washington crosses the Delaware and surprises the Hessians. (1776)
literature:Dick Tracy marries Tess Truehart (1949)
lives:Anwar Sadat, president of Egypt, is born (1918)
Cab Calloway, bandleader, is born (1907)
Humphrey Bogart, actor, is born (1899)
Jesus of Nazareth, Christian messiah, is born. Actually it is suspected that he was born in the summer. (4 BC)
Sir Isaac Newton born in Grantham, England (1642)
Sissy Spacek, actress, is born (1949)
W.C. Fields dies (1946)
music:John Philip Sousa composes "Stars and Stripes Forever" (1896)
The Christmas Carol "Silent Night" was song for the first time at the Church of St. Nikolaus in Oberndorff, Austria (1818)
space:Halley's Comet appears (1758)
world:1. Weihnachtsfeiertag (Germany)
2. Weihnachtsfeiertag (Germany)
Birthday of Quaid-i-Azam (Pakistan)
Children's Day (Congo)
Constitution Day (Taiwan)
Taisho Tenno Sai, Commemoration of the Demise of the Late Emperor (Japan)

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