Historical Events In 1955
Monday, 21 September 2020
Dec 06 In the year 1955 new York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 NY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing in the year 1955.
Dec 06 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 in the year 1955.
Dec 07 In the year 1955 clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party
Dec 08 In the year 1955 21st Heisman Trophy Award: Howard Cassady, Ohio State (HB)
Dec 08 In the year 1955 jacques Handschin, Swiss musicologist, dies at 69
Dec 11 Franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1955 1st prototype of hovercraft patented by Brit eng Christoper Cockerell
Dec 12 In the year 1955 hovercraft patented by British engineer Christopher Cockerell
Dec 14 On this day in history albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Rumania, and Spain all join the United Nations.
Dec 14 In the year 1955 dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar
Dec 17 In the year 1955 carl Perkins wrote Blue Suede Shoes. Less than 48 hours later, he recorded it at the Sun Studios in Memphis.
Dec 19 On this day in history carl Perkins records "Blue Suede Shoes"
Dec 20 On this day in history cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom.
Dec 21 In the year 1955 dorothy Bernard, actress (Margaret-Life With Father), dies at 65
Dec 22 Len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies on this day in history.
Dec 24 Nana Bryant, actress (Mrs Nestor-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1955 44th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (5-0)
Dec 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand's 1st recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13
Dec 29 Barbra Streisand's first recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13 on this day in history.