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