Historical Events In 1954
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Feb 28 US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island in the year 1954.
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 Rebellion during visit of President Naguib in Khartoum Sudan, 30 die in the year 1954.
Mar 01 Ron Howard Emmy Award-winning producer was born on this day in history.
Mar 01 Ted Williams fractures collarbone in first game of spring training after flying 39 combat missions without injury in Korean War on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1954 the birth of Ron Howard, American director
Mar 01 US explodes 15 megaton hydrogen bomb at Bikini Atoll on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history georg Gohler, composer, dies at 79
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 On this day in history jan Kalf, Dutch literature/art historian, dies at 80
Mar 07 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Open
Mar 07 In the year 1954 french surrender to Vietminh after 55-day siege at Dien Bien Phu
Mar 07 On this day in history russia defeated Canada 7-2 to capture the world ice-hockey title in Stockholm, Sweden.
Mar 07 On this day in history russia wins title in their first international ice hockey competition
Mar 07 US, Great-Britain & France reject Russian membership in NATO on this day in history.
Mar 08 Herb McKinley sets quarter mile record of 0:46.8 in Melbourne, Australia on this day in history.
Mar 08 Percy Twentyman-Jones, cricketer (pair in only Test for S Afr), dies in the year 1954.
Mar 08 Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent visits Canadian brigade in Korea during world tour on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1954 1st local color TV coml WNBT-TV (WNBC-TV) NYC (Castro Decorators)
Mar 09 On this day in history 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, .
Mar 09 WNBT-TV (now WNBC-TV), New York, broadcast the first local color television commercials on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history uS Army charges Senator Joseph McCarthy used undue pressure tactics
Mar 12 On this day in history 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 Braves Henry Aaron homers in his 1st exhibition game in the year 1954.
Mar 14 On this day in history ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer, dies at 72
Mar 15 In the year 1954 "CBS Morning Show" premieres with Walter Cronkite & Jack Paar
Mar 15 "CBS Morning Show" premieres with Walter Cronkite and Jack Paar on this day in history.
Mar 15 Arthur Fickenscher, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1954 victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor, dies at 88
Mar 18 In the year 1954 walter Mead, cricketer (one Test for England 1899), dies
Mar 19 1st color telecast of a prize fight, Giardello vs Troy in MSG, NYC on this day in history.