Historical Events In 1954
Sunday, 09 May 2021
Feb 28 On this day in history uS performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island
Mar 01 4 Puerto Ricans open fire in US House of Representatives injuring 5 Representatives in the year 1954.
Mar 01 First American hydrogen bomb test on the island of Bikini on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history rebellion during visit of President Naguib in Khartoum Sudan, 30 die
Mar 01 In the year 1954 ron Howard Emmy Award-winning producer was born
Mar 01 On this day in history ted Williams fractures collarbone in first game of spring training after flying 39 combat missions without injury in Korean War
Mar 01 The birth of Ron Howard, American director on this day in history.
Mar 01 US explodes 15 megaton hydrogen bomb at Bikini Atoll in the year 1954.
Mar 04 Georg Gohler, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history "Girl in Pink Tights" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 115 perfs
Mar 05 In the year 1954 julian Lowell Coolidge, mathematician (Study-Segre school), dies at 80
Mar 06 Jan Kalf, Dutch literature/art historian, dies at 80 in the year 1954.
Mar 07 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Open on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history french surrender to Vietminh after 55-day siege at Dien Bien Phu
Mar 07 Russia defeated Canada 7-2 to capture the world ice-hockey title in Stockholm, Sweden on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1954 russia wins title in their first international ice hockey competition
Mar 07 In the year 1954 uS, Great-Britain & France reject Russian membership in NATO
Mar 08 In the year 1954 herb McKinley sets quarter mile record of 0:46.8 in Melbourne, Australia
Mar 08 On this day in history percy Twentyman-Jones, cricketer (pair in only Test for S Afr), dies
Mar 08 Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent visits Canadian brigade in Korea during world tour in the year 1954.
Mar 09 1st local color TV coml WNBT-TV (WNBC-TV) NYC (Castro Decorators) on this day in history.
Mar 09 This was the day that critics called"TVís coming of age." Edward R. Murrow presented his report on Joseph R. McCarthy, the controversial Wisconsin Senator, on this day in history.
Mar 09 WNBT-TV (now WNBC-TV), New York, broadcast the first local color television commercials in the year 1954.
Mar 11 US Army charges Senator Joseph McCarthy used undue pressure tactics on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1954 1st performance of Arnold Schoenberg's "Moses und Aaron"
Mar 13 In the year 1954 braves' Bobby Thomson breaks his ankle, he is replaced by Hank Aaron
Mar 14 On this day in history braves Henry Aaron homers in his 1st exhibition game
Mar 14 Ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Mar 15 On this day in history "CBS Morning Show" premieres with Walter Cronkite & Jack Paar
Mar 15 In the year 1954 "CBS Morning Show" premieres with Walter Cronkite and Jack Paar
Mar 15 Arthur Fickenscher, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1954.
Mar 17 In the year 1954 victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor, dies at 88
Mar 18 Walter Mead, cricketer (one Test for England 1899), dies on this day in history.
Mar 19 1st color telecast of a prize fight, Giardello vs Troy in MSG, NYC in the year 1954.