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Historical Events For 1955

Monday, 24 April 2017

May 14   A causeway is completed across the Strait of Canso between Cape Porcupine and Balache Point, Nova Scotia. This involved a 14 mile main line diversion for the rerouting of railway traffic linking directly Cape Breton Island with the mainland. Previous movements were by car ferry across the Strait of Canso in the year 1955.  

May 14   Betty Ann Davies, dies at 44 in the year 1955.  

May 14   In the year 1955 the Warsaw Pact signed by Eastern bloc countries  

May 14   US performs nuclear test in Pacific Ocean in the year 1955.  

May 14   Warsaw Pact is signed by the Soviet Union, Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary, Poland & Romania in the year 1955.  

May 15   Building of space travel center at Baikonur Kazachstan begins on this day in history.  

May 15   US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.  

May 15   Vienna Treaty Britain, France, US & USSR restores Austria's independence in the year 1955.  

May 15   In the year 1955 vienna Treaty: Britain, France, US & USSR restores Austria's independence  

May 16   On this day in history heavyweight Rocky Marciano KOs Don Cockell in 9 (San Fransisco) for heavyweight boxing title  

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May 16   James Agee, US critic/writer (Death in Family), dies in NY in the year 1955.  

May 16   On this day in history king Baudouin of Belgium visits Congo  

May 16   In the year 1955 ray Lindwall scores his 2nd Test Cricket century 118 at Bridgetown  

May 16   The birth of Debra Winger, American film actress on this day in history.  

May 17   On this day in history alan Fairfax, cricketer (10 Tests for Australia 1928-31), dies  

May 17   Dutch Government of Drees resigns in the year 1955.  

May 18   On this day in history 28.7 cm rain falls at Lake Maloya New Mexico (state record)  

May 18   On this day in history 28.7 cm rain falls at Lake Maloya NM (state record)  

May 18   In the year 1955 atkinson & Depeiaza take West Indies from 6-187 to 6-494 in day vs Australia  

May 18   Mary McLeod Bethune, educator & civil rights leader, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

May 18   Queen Juliana opens E55 fair in Amsterdam in the year 1955.  

May 19   In the year 1955 atkinson & Depeiaza make 347 stand for 7th wkt WI v Australia  

May 20   Argentine parliament accepts separation of church & state on this day in history.  

May 21   "House of Flowers" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 165 performances on this day in history.  

May 22   In the year 1955 oldest man to drive in the Grand Prix (aged 55) finishes 6th  

May 25   In the year 1955 series of 19 twisters destroy Udall Kansas & most of Blackwell Okla  

May 25   On this day in history series of 19 twisters destroy Udall KS &most of Blackwell OK  

May 26   "7th Heaven" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 44 performances in the year 1955.  

May 26   In the year 1955 conservatives win British parliamentary election  

May 26   On this day in history khrushchev arrives in Belgrade  

May 27   In the year 1955 boston Red Sox Norm Zauchin gets 10 RBIs, beating Senators 16-0  

May 27   On this day in history red Buttons Show, last airs on NBC-TV  

May 28   On this day in history 81st Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Nashua wins in 1:54.6  

May 29   In the year 1955 daniel G van Beuningen, art collector, dies at 78  

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Famous Birthdays In 1955

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1955 birth of tex Brashear, American voice actor  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of cynthia Sykes, Coffeyville Ky, actress (Flamingo Road, St Elsewhere)  

Jan 03   Palmolive, English musician (The Slits, The Raincoats) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of kathy Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)  

Jan 04   Mark Hollis, English pop musician (Talk Talk, Dum Dum Girl) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 08   Mike Reno, Vancouver BC Canada, rock vocalist (Loverboy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   In the year 1955 birth of spiros Livathinos, Greek footballer  

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

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

Jan 11   In the year 1955 rodolfo Graziani, Italian East-Africa Minister of Defense, dies at 72  

Jan 15   Yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies in the year 1955.  

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

Jan 17   J A Veraart, economist, dies at 68 in the year 1955.  

Jan 21   In the year 1955 maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/High Council, dies at 59  

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