Historical Events In 1955
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jul 23 In the year 1955 nY Yankees Bob Cerv & E Howard are 1st to hit consecutive pinch HRs
Jul 24 Ali Sastroamidjojo of Govt resigns in Indonesia in the year 1955.
Jul 25 Ilmari Hannikainen, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1955.
Jul 26 In the year 1955 ted Allen throws a record 72 consecutive horseshoe ringers
Jul 27 In the year 1955 austria regains full independence after 4-power occupation
Jul 27 On this day in history goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1751 Herget
Jul 28 The Union Mundial pro Interlingua is founded at the first Interlingua congress in Tours, France in the year 1955.
Jul 29 Smokey Burgess hits 3 HRS to help Pirates beat Reds 16-5 in the year 1955.
Jul 30 In the year 1955 louison Bobet wins his 3rd Tour de France
Jul 31 In the year 1955 beverly Hanson wins LPGA Battle Creek Golf Open
Aug 02 Ruprecht, crown prince of Bayern/general-fieldmarshal, dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test
Aug 03 In the year 1955 automobile Association of America ends support of auto racing
Aug 03 In the year 1955 hurricane Connie begins pounding US for 11 days
Aug 04 Eisenhower authorizes $46 million for construction of CIA headquarters in the year 1955.
Aug 05 After playing 274 straight games at 2nd base, Nellie Fox is given a day off he comes back next 798 consecutive games in the year 1955.
Aug 05 On this day in history carmen Miranda, singer/actress (Down Argentine Way), dies at 42
Aug 07 In the year 1955 bar-Ilan University founded in Israel
Aug 08 In the year 1955 geneva conference held to discuss peaceful uses of atomic energy
Aug 09 On this day in history marion Eugene Bauer, composer, dies at 57
Aug 11 On this day in history indonesia govt of Harahap forms
Aug 12 On this day in history 22nd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 30, Cleveland 27 (75,000)
Aug 12 Pres Eisenhower raises minimum wage from $0.75 to $1 an hour in the year 1955.
Aug 12 In the year 1955 thomas Mann, German writer (Dr Faustus, Nobel 1929), dies at 80
Aug 13 Larry Doby's ends AL record of 167 errorless games in outfield in the year 1955.
Aug 13 The opening of the Canso Causeway, linking Cape Breton Island to the Nova Scotia mainland in the year 1955.
Aug 14 In the year 1955 fiske Kimball, US architect/art historian, dies at 66
Aug 16 Fiat Motors orders 1st private atomic reactor in the year 1955.
Aug 16 In the year 1955 fiat Motors orders first private atomic reactor
Aug 17 On this day in history hurricane Diane, following hurricane Connie floods Connecticut River killing 190 &doing $1.8 billion damage
Aug 18 -19] Hurricane Diane, kills 400 in US on this day in history.
Aug 19 32.4 cm precipitation at Burlington, Connecticut (state record) in the year 1955.
Aug 19 On this day in history hurricane Diane kills 200 and is the first billion $ damage storm (N.E. US)
Aug 20 In the year 1955 1st airplane to exceed 1800 mph (2897 kph)-HA Hanes, Palmdale Ca