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Historical Events In 1954

Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Apr 24   On this day in history 1st American, civilian pilot, P.R. Holden, wounded in Indochina  

Apr 24   The first American, civilian pilot, P.R. Holden, wounded in Indochina on this day in history.  

Apr 25   On this day in history bell labs announces 1st solar battery (NYC)  

Apr 25   Bell labs announces first solar battery (NYC) in the year 1954.  

Apr 25   On this day in history joseph Hergesheimer, novelist (Java Head), dies  

Apr 26   Far Eastern Affairs conference opens in Geneva on this day in history.  

Apr 26   On this day in history nationwide test of Salk anti-polio vaccine begins  

Apr 29   In the year 1954 ernst Heldring, Dutch merchant/ship owner/financier, dies at 82  

May 01   In the year 1954 hSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies)  

May 01   Tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50 in the year 1954.  

May 02   In the year 1954 pauline de Cock-Manifarges, singer, dies at 82  

May 03   Pulitzer prize awarded to Charles A Lindbergh &John Patrick in the year 1954.  

May 04   US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history military coup by General Alfredo Stroessner in Paraguay  

May 06   On this day in history roger Bannister of Britain breaks 4 minute mile (3 59 4)  

May 06   On this day in history roger Bannister of Britain breaks 4 minute mile (3:59:4)  

May 07   In the year 1954 french surrender to Vietminh after 55-day siege at Dien Bien Phu  

May 07   On this day in history uS, Great-Britain & France reject Russian membership in NATO  

May 10   Bolshoi-ballet does not appear in Paris France on this day in history.  

May 10   George Hirst, cricketer (36,323 1st-class runs, 2739 wickets), dies in the year 1954.  

May 13   "Pajama Game" opens at St James Theater NYC for 1063 performances on this day in history.  

May 13   Labour Party wins British municipal elections in the year 1954.  

May 13   US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak in the year 1954.  

May 14   On this day in history belgium shortens military conscription from 20 to 18 months  

May 16   On this day in history clemens Krauss, Austrian conductor (Vienna State Opera), dies at 61  

May 17   Supreme Court unanimously rules on Brown v Topeka Board of Education reversed 1896 "separate but equal" Plessy Vs Ferguson decision in the year 1954.  

May 18   European Convention on Human Rights goes into effect on this day in history.  

May 19   Aart A van Schelven, church historian (Willem of Orange), dies at 73 in the year 1954.  

May 19   On this day in history postmaster General Summerfield approves CIA mail-opening project  

May 20   Chiang Kai-shek becomes president of Nationalist China on this day in history.  

May 21   Amendment to give 18-year-olds right to vote is defeated on this day in history.  

May 21   Janos Hammerschlag, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1954.  

May 22   80th Preakness: Johnny Adams aboard Hasty Road wins in 1:57.4 in the year 1954.  

May 22   On this day in history robert Zimmerman aka Bob Dylan is Bar Mitzvahed  

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Famous Birthdays In 1954

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1954 birth of ludmila Borozna, USSR, volleyball player (Olympic-gold-1972)  

Jan 02   Henry Bonilla, American politician was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Dawn Silva, American singer (The Brides of Funkenstein, P-Funk) was born in the year 1954.  

Jan 03   Ross The Boss, rocker was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1954 birth of dean Hart, Canadian wrestler (d. 1990)  

Jan 03   In the year 1954 birth of ned Lamont, American businessman  

Jan 04   Eugene Chadbourne, American composer and musician was born in the year 1954.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of bryan Hitt, rocker (REO Speedwagon-Keep on Loving You)  

Famous Deaths In 1954

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of duff Cooper, British diplomat and writer (b. 1890)  

Jan 05   On this day in history death of rabbit Maranville, American baseball player (b. 1891)  

Jan 10   In the year 1954 fred Raymond, composer, dies at 53  

Jan 11   Edgar Tytgat, Flemish painter/etcher/drawer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   In the year 1954 roland Diggle, composer, dies at 69  

Jan 16   Michail M Prishvin, Russian writer, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 18   In the year 1954 sydney Greenstreet, actor (Conflict, Maltese Falcon), dies at 74  

Jan 19   Theodor Kaluza, German scientist (b. 1885) died on this day in history.  

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