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Historical Events Happened In 1955

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Jan 01   In the year 1955 bhutan issues its first postage stamps  

Jan 02   First "Bob Cummings Show" premieres on NBC (later on CBS) on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history jose Antonio Remon, president of Panama (1952-55), assassinated  

Jan 03   On this day in history josé Ramon Guizado becomes President of Panama  

Jan 03   Jose Ramon Guizado becomes president of Panama in the year 1955.  

Jan 04   In the year 1955 dominicus Johner, composer, dies at 80  

Jan 05   In the year 1955 kMSP TV channel 9 in Minneapolis-St Paul, MN (IND) 1st broadcast  

Jan 07   On this day in history gerald Hartigan, cricketer (S Afr batsman in 5 Tests 1911-14), dies  

Jan 07   In Ottawa The Speech from the Throne and the opening ceremonies of the second session of the 22nd Canadian Parliament are broadcast live on television for the first time on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history marian Anderson becomes 1st black singer to perform at Met (NYC)  

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Jan 07   Marian Anderson becomes first black singer to perform at the Met (New York City NY) on this day in history.  

Jan 08   On this day in history furman sets NCAA basketball single-game scoring record with 154 pt  

Jan 11   Rodolfo Graziani, Italian East-Africa Minister of Defense, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   The birth of Jay McInerney, American writer in the year 1955.  

Jan 14   On this day in history heitor Villa-Lobos' 8th Symphony, premieres in Phila  

Jan 15   1st official act of Princess Beatrice, launches tanker Vasum on this day in history.  

Jan 15   The first official act of Princess Beatrice, launches tanker Vasum in the year 1955.  

Jan 15   USSR ends state of war with German Federal Republic on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In the year 1955 yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies  

Jan 16   Jackie Pung wins LPGA Sea Island Golf Open in the year 1955.  

Jan 16   In the year 1955 jonkheer Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch min (1908-13), dies  

Jan 17   On this day in history j A Veraart, economist, dies at 68  

Jan 17   On this day in history submarine Nautilus begins 1st nuclear-powered test voyage  

Jan 17   On this day in history uSS Nautilus (SSN-571), the first nuclear-powered submarine, is commissioned and sends the message "underway on nuclear power"  

Jan 18   Battle of Yijiangshan occurred on this day in history.  

Jan 18   U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower agrees to allow a presidential news conference to be aired (but not broadcast live) on television for the first time on this day in history.  

Jan 19   "Millionaire" TV program premieres on CBS on this day in history.  

Jan 19   "Scrabble" debuts on board game market on this day in history.  

Jan 19   "The Millionaire" TV program premieres on CBS on this day in history.  

Jan 19   U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower agrees to allow a presidential news conference to be aired (but not broadcast live) on television for the first time on this day in history.  

Jan 20   1st atomic sub, USS Nautilus, launched at Groton Conn in the year 1955.  

Jan 21   On this day in history maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/High Council, dies at 59  

Jan 22   Norwegian government of Einar Gerhardsen forms in the year 1955.  

Jan 23   On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open  

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Famous Birthdays In 1955

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of tex Brashear, American voice actor  

Jan 03   Cynthia Sykes, Coffeyville Ky, actress (Flamingo Road, St Elsewhere) was born in the year 1955.  

Jan 03   In the year 1955 birth of palmolive, English musician (The Slits, The Raincoats)  

Jan 04   Kathy Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of mark Hollis, English pop musician (Talk Talk, Dum Dum Girl)  

Jan 07   Sandra Bernhard, Arizona (Follow That Bird, King of Comedy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   In the year 1955 birth of mike Reno, Vancouver BC Canada, rock vocalist (Loverboy)  

Jan 08   Spiros Livathinos, Greek footballer was born in the year 1955.  

Famous Deaths In 1955

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Jose Antonio Remon, president of Panama (1952-55), assassinated died on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Dominicus Johner, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1955.  

Jan 07   Gerald Hartigan, cricketer (S Afr batsman in 5 Tests 1911-14), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Rodolfo Graziani, Italian East-Africa Minister of Defense, dies at 72 in the year 1955.  

Jan 15   On this day in history yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies  

Jan 16   Jonkheer Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch min (1908-13), dies in the year 1955.  

Jan 17   On this day in history j A Veraart, economist, dies at 68  

Jan 21   Maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/High Council, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

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