Historical Events In 1954
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Feb 09 Mario Scelba forms new government in Italy in the year 1954.
Feb 09 In the year 1954 mario Scelba forms new govt in Italy
Feb 10 Eisenhower warns against US intervention in Vietnam on this day in history.
Feb 10 Eisenhower warns against US intervention in Vietnam, saying it has potential to turn into a quagmire in the year 1954.
Feb 10 In the year 1954 her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II plants a tree at the Australian War Memorial to mark the beginning of the Remembrance Driveway between Canberra and Sydney
Feb 10 In the year 1954 ice Dance Championship at Oslo won by Jean Westwood/Lawrence Demmy Great Britain
Feb 10 On this day in history ice Pairs Championship at Oslo won by Frances Dafoe/Norris Bowden CAN
Feb 10 On this day in history ladies Figure Skating Championship in Oslo won by Gundi Busch Germany
Feb 10 On this day in history men's Figure Skating Championship in Oslo won by Hayes Alan Jenkins US
Feb 11 6th Emmy Awards I Love Lucy, Donald O'Connor & Eve Arden win on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1954 6th Emmy Awards: I Love Lucy, Donald O'Connor & Eve Arden wins
Feb 12 Dziga Vertov, [Kaufman], Russian dir (3 Songs of Lenin), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history frank Selvey scores 100 points for Furman beating Newberry 149-95
Feb 13 The Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway is opened between Sept Isles, Que. and Schefferville, Labrador, construction having commenced in 1950 in the year 1954.
Feb 14 In the year 1954 beverly Hanson wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open
Feb 14 On this day in history senator John Kennedy appears on "Meet the Press"
Feb 15 On this day in history 1st bevatron in operation-Berkeley, California
Feb 15 On this day in history the birth of Matt Groening, American cartoonist.
Feb 16 WNEM TV channel 5 in Bay City, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1954 evert Gorter, children artist (Kindergeneeskunde), dies at 72
Feb 17 The birth of Rene Russo, American actress on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history the birth of John Travolta, American actor
Feb 18 In the year 1954 the first Church of Scientology is established in Los Angeles, California.
Feb 19 In the year 1954 wAST (now WNYT) TV channel 13 in Albany-Troy, NY (NBC) 1st broadcast
Feb 20 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Serbin Golf Open
Feb 20 In the year 1954 general Zahedi wins election in Persia
Feb 23 On this day in history 1st mass inoculation with Salk vaccine (Pittsburgh)
Feb 23 Pittsburgh begins the first mass inoculation of children against polio in the US, using the vaccine developed by Dr. Jonas Salk on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history syrian army drives out President Adib el-Shishakli
Feb 25 On this day in history abdul Nasser appointed Egyptian premier
Feb 26 1st typesetting machine (photo engraving) used, Quincy Mass on this day in history.
Feb 26 First typesetting machine (photo engraving) used, Quincy MA on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1954 michigan Representative Ruth Thompson (R) introduces legislation to ban mailing "obscene, lewd, lascivious or filthy" phonograph (rock & roll) records
Feb 26 William R Inge, English theologist/philosopher, dies at 93 in the year 1954.