Historical Events In 1955
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Dec 06 On this day in history new York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 On this day in history nY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 In the year 1955 the Federal government standardized the size of license plates throughout the U.S. Previously, individual states had designed their own license plates, resulting in wide variations.
Dec 07 In the year 1955 clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party
Dec 08 21st Heisman Trophy Award: Howard Cassady, Ohio State (HB) in the year 1955.
Dec 08 Jacques Handschin, Swiss musicologist, dies at 69 in the year 1955.
Dec 11 In the year 1955 franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51
Dec 12 On this day in history 1st prototype of hovercraft patented by Brit eng Christoper Cockerell
Dec 12 Hovercraft patented by British engineer Christopher Cockerell in the year 1955.
Dec 14 Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Rumania, and Spain all join the United Nations on this day in history.
Dec 14 Dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar in the year 1955.
Dec 17 Carl Perkins wrote Blue Suede Shoes. Less than 48 hours later, he recorded it at the Sun Studios in Memphis in the year 1955.
Dec 19 Carl Perkins records "Blue Suede Shoes" in the year 1955.
Dec 20 Cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom on this day in history.
Dec 21 Dorothy Bernard, actress (Margaret-Life With Father), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 22 Len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies in the year 1955.
Dec 24 On this day in history nana Bryant, actress (Mrs Nestor-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 67
Dec 28 44th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (5-0) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Barbra Streisand's 1st recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13 on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand's first recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13