Historical Events In 1954
Saturday, 08 May 2021
Sep 19 Tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1954 first National People's Congress adopts Chinese constitution
Sep 20 Roger Bannister awarded Britain's Silver Pears Trophy in the year 1954.
Sep 20 In the year 1954 the first FORTRAN computer program run
Sep 21 On this day in history 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus, commissioned
Sep 21 In the year 1954 nuclear submarine "Nautilus" is commissioned
Sep 22 Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st game in the year 1954.
Sep 24 On this day in history tonight Show premieres on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later)
Sep 24 In the year 1954 tonight Show premiers on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later)
Sep 25 In the year 1954 eugenio d' Ors y Rovira, Spanish essayist/philosopher, dies at 71
Sep 25 Francois "Doc" Duvalier wins Haitian presidential election in the year 1954.
Sep 25 In the year 1954 papa' Doc Duvalier becomes the President of Haiti
Sep 26 On this day in history japanese ferry boat Toya Maru sinks in Strait of Tsugaru, 1172 die
Sep 26 Typhoon strikes Kakodate Bay Japan, killing over 1,600 on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history school integration begins in Wash DC & Baltimore Md public schools
Sep 27 Steve Allen's "Tonight Show" premiers in the year 1954.
Sep 27 In the year 1954 the Tonight Show, starring Steve Allen, debuts on NBC-TV.
Sep 28 In the year 1954 bert Lytell, actor (Henry-One Man's Family), dies at 69
Sep 30 First atomic-powered vessel, submarine Nautilus launched in the year 1954.
Sep 30 On this day in history percie Charlton, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies
Oct 01 On this day in history british colony of Nigeria becomes a federation
Oct 03 In the year 1954 "Father Knows Best" premieres
Oct 03 Herbert Prior, actor (Pollyanna), dies at 87 in the year 1954.
Oct 04 Comedienne Spring Byington began the successful network TV series, December Bride -- on CBS in the year 1954.
Oct 05 Flor Alpaerts, Flem composer (Tyl Uilenspiegel/Pallieter), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history hurricane Hazel hits Eastern US
Oct 06 Hakon Borresen, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1954.
Oct 07 Hassan el Hodeiby, leader of Moslem brothership, arrested in Egypt in the year 1954.
Oct 10 In the year 1954 ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after French troops pulled out
Oct 11 "On Your Toes" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 64 performances on this day in history.
Oct 13 RP Smith/M Shulman's "Tender Trap," premieres in NYC in the year 1954.
Oct 14 On this day in history israeli act of revenge in Qibiya Jordan, kills 53
Oct 15 Hurricane Hazel strikes US & Canada, 348 die in the year 1954.
Oct 17 Phila Eagle Adrian Burk passes for 7 touchdowns vs Wash (49-21) in the year 1954.