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Historical Events In 1955

Thursday, 13 May 2021

Mar 31   In the year 1955 collie Smith scores 104 on cricket debut West Indies vs Australia, Kingston  

Mar 31   On this day in history collie Smith scores 104 on cricket debut WI v Aust, Kingston  

Mar 31   In the year 1955 uS Assay Office in Seattle WA closes  

Apr 01   Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter in the year 1955.  

Apr 01   In the year 1955 silvio d'Amico, Italian theater critic (Il Teatro Italian), dies at 68  

Apr 02   In the year 1955 halifax Nova Scotia the opening of Angus L. Macdonald Bridge linking Halifax and Dartmouth and I was there  

Apr 02   US female Figure Skating championship won by Tenley Albright on this day in history.  

Apr 03   Balt Orioles pull their 1st triple play (3-6-2 vs KC Athletics) in the year 1955.  

Apr 03   Baltimore Orioles pull their 1st triple play (3-6-2 vs Kansas City Athletics) in the year 1955.  

Apr 03   Fire in cinema to Sclessin Belgium, kills 39 in the year 1955.  

Apr 03   On this day in history louise Suggs wins LPGA Oklahoma City Golf Open  

Apr 03   On this day in history night express train in Guadalajara derails, killing 300  

Apr 04   In the year 1955 british government signs military treaty with Iraq  

Apr 04   British govt signs military treaty with Iraq on this day in history.  

Apr 05   In the year 1955 british Prime Minister Winston Churchill resigns  

Apr 05   On this day in history winston Churchill resigns as British PM, Anthony Eden succeeds him  

Apr 06   "3 for Tonight" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 85 performances on this day in history.  

Apr 07   In the year 1955 theda Bara, actress (Camille, Cleopatra, 2 Orphans), dies at 62  

Apr 08   In the year 1955 goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1852 Carpenter  

Apr 09   US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1955.  

Apr 10   On this day in history 19th Golf Masters Championship: Cary Middlecoff wins, shooting a 279  

Apr 10   On this day in history oskar Frederik Lindberg, composer, dies at 68  

Apr 10   Ruth Ellis shoots jilting lover David Blakely in the year 1955.  

Apr 11   On this day in history sobers starts run of 85 Test Cricket appearances for WI uninterrupted  

Apr 12   On this day in history 1st game in KC, KC A's beat Detroit Tigers, 6-2  

Apr 12   Salk polio vaccine safe and effective; on this day in history.  

Apr 13   In the year 1955 20.33" (51.64 cm) of rainfall, Axis, Alabama (state record)  

Apr 14   Detroit Red Wings beat Mont Canadiens 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.  

Apr 15   Ray Kroc starts McDonald's chain of fast food restaurants (Illinois) in the year 1955.  

Apr 15   On this day in history ray Kroc starts the McDonald's chain of fast food restaurants  

Apr 16   On this day in history abdullah Seif el-Islam, brother of Yemenite king Ahmed, beheaded  

Apr 16   On this day in history the birth of Ellen Barkin, American actress  

Apr 17   Betty Jameson wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open in the year 1955.  

Apr 18   "Ankles Aweigh" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 176 perfs in the year 1955.  

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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   Cynthia Sykes, Coffeyville Ky, actress (Flamingo Road, St Elsewhere) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Palmolive, English musician (The Slits, The Raincoats) was born in the year 1955.  

Jan 04   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Sandra Bernhard, Arizona (Follow That Bird, King of Comedy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of mike Reno, Vancouver BC Canada, rock vocalist (Loverboy)  

Jan 08   Spiros Livathinos, Greek footballer was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1955

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history death of jose Antonio Remon, president of Panama (1952-55), assassinated  

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

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

Jan 11   Rodolfo Graziani, Italian East-Africa Minister of Defense, dies at 72 in the year 1955.  

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 on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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