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Historical Events In 1955

Tuesday, 03 August 2021

Jan 25   In the year 1955 columbia University scientists develop an atomic clock accurate to within one second in 300 years  

Jan 25   In the year 1955 jill Kinmont hits a tree & breaks her back in Snow Cup Ski Race  

Jan 25   In the year 1955 jill Kinmont hits a tree &breaks her back in Snow Cup Ski Race  

Jan 25   Russia ends state of war with Germany in the year 1955.  

Jan 25   US &Panama sign canal treaty in the year 1955.  

Jan 25   On this day in history uS and Panama sign canal treaty  

Jan 27   In the year 1955 "Plain & Fancy" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 476 perfs  

Jan 27   On this day in history ernst Penzoldt, writer, dies  

Jan 29   In the year 1955 hans Hedtoft, premier of Denmark (1947.. 55), dies at 51  

Jan 29   John Williams Cox buys Yankee Stadium, sells grounds to Knights of Columbus, later leaves structure to Rice University (1962) in the year 1955.  

Jan 31   On this day in history in Oakville Ontario the l09-day strike of Ford workers at Windsor, Oakville and Etobicoke starts  

Jan 31   In the year 1955 john R Mott, US theologist/founder (YMCA, Nobel 1946), dies at 89  

Jan 31   RCA demonstrates 1st music synthesizer on this day in history.  

Jan 31   RCA demonstrates first music synthesizer in the year 1955.  

Feb 01   On this day in history h C Hansen appointed premier of Denmark  

Feb 02   The first Presidential news conference on network TV-Eisenhower on ABC on this day in history.  

Feb 08   John Grisham author of A Time to Kill, The Firm and other was born in the year 1955.  

Feb 08   Malenkov resigns as USSR premier, Bulganin replaces him in the year 1955.  

Feb 09   Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts crematory law in the year 1955.  

Feb 09   US federations of trade unions merge into AFL/CIO in the year 1955.  

Feb 12   In the year 1955 mcGuire Sisters' "Sincerely" single goes to #1 &stays #1 for 10 weeks  

Feb 12   In the year 1955 president Eisenhower sends first US advisors to South Vietnam  

Feb 12   Soviets decides space center built in Baikonur, Kazachstan in the year 1955.  

Feb 12   Tom Moore, actor (Ladies be Seated, Majority Rules), dies at 71 in the year 1955.  

Feb 13   On this day in history israel acquires 4 of 7 Dead Sea scrolls  

Feb 13   Israel acquires four of seven known Dead Sea scrolls on this day in history.  

Feb 14   In the year 1955 charles Cuvillier, composer, dies at 77  

Feb 14   WFLA (now WXFL) TV channel 8 in Tampa-St Petersburg, FL (NBC) begins on this day in history.  

Feb 15   In the year 1955 1st pilot plant to produce man-made diamonds announced  

Feb 15   Pilot plant to produce man-made diamonds announced in the year 1955.  

Feb 15   S Z Sakall, actor (Dolly Sisters, Casablanca), dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Feb 17   On this day in history ice Dance Championship at Vienna Austria won by J Westwood/Demmy GRB  

Feb 17   In the year 1955 otto J Gombosi, Hungarian/US musicologist, dies at 52  

Feb 18   Baghdad Pact signed, making Turkey & Iraq a defense alliance on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1955

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Tex Brashear, American voice actor was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of cynthia Sykes, Coffeyville Ky, actress (Flamingo Road, St Elsewhere)  

Jan 03   In the year 1955 birth of palmolive, English musician (The Slits, The Raincoats)  

Jan 04   In the year 1955 birth of kathy Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)  

Jan 04   Mark Hollis, English pop musician (Talk Talk, Dum Dum Girl) was born in the year 1955.  

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of sandra Bernhard, Arizona (Follow That Bird, King of Comedy)  

Jan 08   Mike Reno, Vancouver BC Canada, rock vocalist (Loverboy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Spiros Livathinos, Greek footballer was born in the year 1955.  

Famous Deaths In 1955

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Jose Antonio Remon, president of Panama (1952-55), assassinated died in the year 1955.  

Jan 04   Dominicus Johner, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   In the year 1955 gerald Hartigan, cricketer (S Afr batsman in 5 Tests 1911-14), dies  

Jan 11   In the year 1955 rodolfo Graziani, Italian East-Africa Minister of Defense, dies at 72  

Jan 15   Yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies in the year 1955.  

Jan 16   Jonkheer Reneke de Marees van Swinderen, Dutch min (1908-13), dies in the year 1955.  

Jan 17   On this day in history j A Veraart, economist, dies at 68  

Jan 21   Maarten P Vrij, Dutch lawyer/criminologist/High Council, dies at 59 in the year 1955.  

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