- 1947 - Dumbo is released in Norway.
- 1953 - Peter Pan is released in Denmark and Norway.
- 1959 - Sleeping Beauty is released in Denmark and Norway.
- 1998 - The Recess episode "Yes, Mikey, Santa Does Shave" premieres on ABC. It was originally scheduled for December 19.
- 1892 - Don Barclay (actor)
- 1909 - Don Patterson (producer, animator, and director)
- 1933 - Caroll Spinney (puppeteer)
- 1960 - Temuera Morrison (actor)
- 1968 - Byron Howard (supervising animator and film director)
- 1985 - Beth Behrs (actress)
- 1991 - Eden Sher (actress)
- 1994 - Samantha Boscarino (actress and singer)
- 1972 - Harry S. Truman (33rd President of the United States)
- 1986 - Elsa Lanchester (actress)
- 2000 - Jason Robards (actor)
- 2001 - Nigel Hawthorne (actor)
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