Historical Events In 1955
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Dec 06 New York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing in the year 1955.
Dec 06 NY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing in the year 1955.
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 Clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party in the year 1955.
Dec 08 21st Heisman Trophy Award: Howard Cassady, Ohio State (HB) on this day in history.
Dec 08 Jacques Handschin, Swiss musicologist, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Dec 11 Franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1955.
Dec 12 1st prototype of hovercraft patented by Brit eng Christoper Cockerell in the year 1955.
Dec 12 Hovercraft patented by British engineer Christopher Cockerell on this day in history.
Dec 14 Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Rumania, and Spain all join the United Nations in the year 1955.
Dec 14 On this day in history dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar
Dec 17 Carl Perkins wrote Blue Suede Shoes. Less than 48 hours later, he recorded it at the Sun Studios in Memphis on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history carl Perkins records "Blue Suede Shoes"
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 In the year 1955 len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies
Dec 24 In the year 1955 nana Bryant, actress (Mrs Nestor-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 67
Dec 28 In the year 1955 44th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (5-0)
Dec 29 Barbra Streisand's 1st recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13 in the year 1955.
Dec 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand's first recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13