Historical Events In 1954
Friday, 18 September 2020
Sep 19 In the year 1954 tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 On this day in history first National People's Congress adopts Chinese constitution
Sep 20 On this day in history roger Bannister awarded Britain's Silver Pears Trophy
Sep 20 On this day in history the first FORTRAN computer program run
Sep 21 In the year 1954 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus, commissioned
Sep 21 Nuclear submarine "Nautilus" is commissioned on this day in history.
Sep 22 Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st game on this day in history.
Sep 24 Tonight Show premieres on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later) in the year 1954.
Sep 24 On this day in history tonight Show premiers on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later)
Sep 25 Eugenio d' Ors y Rovira, Spanish essayist/philosopher, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 25 Francois "Doc" Duvalier wins Haitian presidential election on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history 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 in the year 1954.
Sep 27 School integration begins in Wash DC & Baltimore Md public schools in the year 1954.
Sep 27 In the year 1954 steve Allen's "Tonight Show" premiers
Sep 27 The Tonight Show, starring Steve Allen, debuts on NBC-TV in the year 1954.
Sep 28 In the year 1954 bert Lytell, actor (Henry-One Man's Family), dies at 69
Sep 30 In the year 1954 first atomic-powered vessel, submarine Nautilus launched
Sep 30 On this day in history percie Charlton, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies
Oct 01 British colony of Nigeria becomes a federation on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history "Father Knows Best" premieres
Oct 03 Herbert Prior, actor (Pollyanna), dies at 87 in the year 1954.
Oct 04 In the year 1954 comedienne Spring Byington began the successful network TV series, December Bride -- on CBS.
Oct 05 Flor Alpaerts, Flem composer (Tyl Uilenspiegel/Pallieter), dies at 78 in the year 1954.
Oct 05 Hurricane Hazel hits Eastern US in the year 1954.
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 this day in history "On Your Toes" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 64 performances
Oct 13 In the year 1954 rP Smith/M Shulman's "Tender Trap," premieres in NYC
Oct 14 On this day in history israeli act of revenge in Qibiya Jordan, kills 53
Oct 15 On this day in history hurricane Hazel strikes US & Canada, 348 die
Oct 17 Phila Eagle Adrian Burk passes for 7 touchdowns vs Wash (49-21) on this day in history.