Historical Events In 1954
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Dec 07 In the year 1954 japanese government of Joshida, resigns
Dec 08 Gladys George, actress (Roaring Twenties), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Dec 08 Maxwell Anderson's "Bad Seed," premieres in NYC in the year 1954.
Dec 09 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj appointed honored guest of Swed Royal Music Acad in the year 1954.
Dec 10 Albert Schweitzer receives Nobel Peace Prize in the year 1954.
Dec 11 Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium in the year 1954.
Dec 11 USS Forrestal christened in Newport News, Va on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1954 wOAY TV channel 4 in Oak Hill-Beckley, WV (ABC) begins broadcasting
Dec 15 Davy Crockett, Indian Fighter was featured on Walt Disney’s TV series for the first time. Crockett was played by Fess Parker in the year 1954.
Dec 15 Fordham University scraps football team for financial reasons on this day in history.
Dec 15 Netherlands Antilles becomes co-equal part of Kingdom of Netherlands in the year 1954.
Dec 17 British Petroleum Company (BP) formed in the year 1954.
Dec 17 fully automated railroad freight yard (Gary IN) on this day in history.
Dec 20 Emilis Melngailis, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history dr Sam Sheppard's wife Marilyn is murdered (he is accused of crime)
Dec 23 The first human kidney transplant is performed by Dr. Joseph E. Murray at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts on this day in history.
Dec 24 On this day in history council for the Children Protection forms in Neth
Dec 24 In the year 1954 johnny Ace, ballad singer, dies at 25 of Russian Roulette
Dec 24 Laos gains its independence in the year 1954.
Dec 25 On this day in history johnny Ace, Memphis rocker, accidently shot self in head at 25
Dec 27 In the year 1954 "Saint of Bleecker Street" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 92 perfs
Dec 28 43rd Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Sydney (3-2) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Kingdom of Netherlands, with Netherlands & Netherlands Antilles as autonomous parts, comes into being on this day in history.
Dec 29 Kingdom of the Netherlands, with Netherlands and Netherlands Antilles as autonomous parts, comes into being on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1954 "House of Flowers" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 165 performances
Dec 31 In the year 1954 peter Van Anrooy, conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie), dies at 75