Historical Events In 1955
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Dec 06 On this day in history new York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 NY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 08 21st Heisman Trophy Award: Howard Cassady, Ohio State (HB) on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1955 jacques Handschin, Swiss musicologist, dies at 69
Dec 11 On this day in history franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51
Dec 12 In the year 1955 1st prototype of hovercraft patented by Brit eng Christoper Cockerell
Dec 12 Hovercraft patented by British engineer Christopher Cockerell on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1955 albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Rumania, and Spain all join the United Nations.
Dec 14 Dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar in the year 1955.
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 Cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom in the year 1955.
Dec 21 On this day in history dorothy Bernard, actress (Margaret-Life With Father), dies at 65
Dec 22 Len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies in the year 1955.
Dec 24 In the year 1955 nana Bryant, actress (Mrs Nestor-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 67
Dec 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history barbra Streisand's first recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13