Historical Events In 1955
Saturday, 02 July 2022
Sep 22 On this day in history heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore in 9
Sep 23 Pakistan signs Pact of Baghdad on this day in history.
Sep 24 "Catch a Star" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 performances in the year 1955.
Sep 24 In the year 1955 pres Eisenhower suffers a heart attack on vacation in Denver
Sep 25 On this day in history detroit outfielder Al Kaline, 20, is youngest batting champ
Sep 26 NY Stock Exchange worst price decline since 1929 in the year 1955.
Sep 27 In the year 1955 henri Liebrecht, Belgian stagewriter/journalist, dies at 71
Sep 28 Arthur Donaldson, dies in the year 1955.
Sep 30 James Dean actor and singer was killed in car crash on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1955 james Dean, actor (Rebel Without a Cause), dies in a car crash at age 24
Oct 01 On this day in history "Honeymooners" premieres
Oct 01 Commissioning of USS Forrestal (CVA-59), first of postwar supercarriers in the year 1955.
Oct 02 In the year 1955 "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" premiers on Television
Oct 02 O B Clarence, actor (Penn of Pensnsylvania), dies in the year 1955.
Oct 03 "Captain Kangaroo" premieres in the year 1955.
Oct 03 In the year 1955 "Captain Kangaroo" premieres on CBS-TV, Good Morning, Captain!
Oct 03 Soviet battleship "Novorossiisk" strikes WW II mine in Baltic Sea on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1955 alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal, dies
Oct 04 On this day in history brooklyn Dodgers only World Series victory, beating Yankees in 7
Oct 04 Rev Sun Young Moon leaves prison in Seoul in the year 1955.
Oct 06 LSD made illegal in US on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history aircraft carrier USS Saratoga at Brooklyn launched
Oct 08 On this day in history worlds most powerful aircraft carrier, Saratoga (US), launched
Oct 09 In the year 1955 alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65
Oct 10 On this day in history the carrier Saipan with Helicopter Training Unit HTU-1 aboard, left Tampico, Mexico, after a week of disaster relief operations for the inhabitants of the area. During these operations, the helicopters rescued 5,439 people
Oct 11 In the year 1955 all Peron feast days disposed of in Argentina
Oct 12 -13] Hurricane Connie, kills 43 in NC, SC, Virginia & Maryland in the year 1955.
Oct 13 1st edition of L'express publishes in Paris in the year 1955.
Oct 15 In the year 1955 fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41
Oct 17 On this day in history lee Merriwether joins Today Show panel
Oct 18 On this day in history jose Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher, dies at 72
Oct 18 Track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athelete on this day in history.
Oct 18 Track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athlete on this day in history.
Oct 19 John Hodiak, actress (Lifeboat, Battleground), dies at 41 in the year 1955.