Historical Events In 1955
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 22 Heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore in 9 on this day in history.
Sep 23 Pakistan signs Pact of Baghdad in the year 1955.
Sep 24 On this day in history "Catch a Star" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 performances
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 In the year 1955 nY Stock Exchange worst price decline since 1929
Sep 27 On this day in history henri Liebrecht, Belgian stagewriter/journalist, dies at 71
Sep 28 Arthur Donaldson, dies in the year 1955.
Sep 30 In the year 1955 james Dean actor and singer was killed in car crash
Sep 30 In the year 1955 james Dean, actor (Rebel Without a Cause), dies in a car crash at age 24
Oct 01 "Honeymooners" premieres on this day in history.
Oct 01 Commissioning of USS Forrestal (CVA-59), first of postwar supercarriers on this day in history.
Oct 02 "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" premiers on Television on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1955 o B Clarence, actor (Penn of Pensnsylvania), dies
Oct 03 "Captain Kangaroo" premieres in the year 1955.
Oct 03 On this day in history "Captain Kangaroo" premieres on CBS-TV, Good Morning, Captain!
Oct 03 On this day in history soviet battleship "Novorossiisk" strikes WW II mine in Baltic Sea
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 On this day in history rev Sun Young Moon leaves prison in Seoul
Oct 06 On this day in history lSD made illegal in US
Oct 07 Aircraft carrier USS Saratoga at Brooklyn launched on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1955 worlds most powerful aircraft carrier, Saratoga (US), launched
Oct 09 On this day in history alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65
Oct 10 In the year 1955 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 All Peron feast days disposed of in Argentina on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history -13] Hurricane Connie, kills 43 in NC, SC, Virginia & Maryland
Oct 13 On this day in history 1st edition of L'express publishes in Paris
Oct 15 In the year 1955 fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41
Oct 17 In the year 1955 lee Merriwether joins Today Show panel
Oct 18 Jose Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1955 track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athelete
Oct 18 Track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athlete on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1955 john Hodiak, actress (Lifeboat, Battleground), dies at 41