Historical Events In 1954
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Sep 19 In the year 1954 tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56
Sep 20 First National People's Congress adopts Chinese constitution on this day in history.
Sep 20 Roger Bannister awarded Britain's Silver Pears Trophy in the year 1954.
Sep 20 The first FORTRAN computer program run in the year 1954.
Sep 21 In the year 1954 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus, commissioned
Sep 21 On this day in history nuclear submarine "Nautilus" is commissioned
Sep 22 Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st game in the year 1954.
Sep 24 Tonight Show premieres on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later) on this day in history.
Sep 24 Tonight Show premiers on NBC (Johnny takes over 8 years later) on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history eugenio d' Ors y Rovira, Spanish essayist/philosopher, dies at 71
Sep 25 On this day in history francois "Doc" Duvalier wins Haitian presidential election
Sep 25 Papa' Doc Duvalier becomes the President of Haiti in the year 1954.
Sep 26 In the year 1954 japanese ferry boat Toya Maru sinks in Strait of Tsugaru, 1172 die
Sep 26 Typhoon strikes Kakodate Bay Japan, killing over 1,600 on this day in history.
Sep 27 School integration begins in Wash DC & Baltimore Md public schools on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1954 steve Allen's "Tonight Show" premiers
Sep 27 The Tonight Show, starring Steve Allen, debuts on NBC-TV on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1954 bert Lytell, actor (Henry-One Man's Family), dies at 69
Sep 30 First atomic-powered vessel, submarine Nautilus launched on this day in history.
Sep 30 Percie Charlton, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history british colony of Nigeria becomes a federation
Oct 03 In the year 1954 "Father Knows Best" premieres
Oct 03 Herbert Prior, actor (Pollyanna), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history comedienne Spring Byington began the successful network TV series, December Bride -- on CBS.
Oct 05 Flor Alpaerts, Flem composer (Tyl Uilenspiegel/Pallieter), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 05 Hurricane Hazel hits Eastern US in the year 1954.
Oct 06 On this day in history hakon Borresen, composer, dies at 78
Oct 07 Hassan el Hodeiby, leader of Moslem brothership, arrested in Egypt in the year 1954.
Oct 10 In the year 1954 ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after French troops pulled out
Oct 11 On this day in history "On Your Toes" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 64 performances
Oct 13 In the year 1954 rP Smith/M Shulman's "Tender Trap," premieres in NYC
Oct 14 Israeli act of revenge in Qibiya Jordan, kills 53 on this day in history.
Oct 15 Hurricane Hazel strikes US & Canada, 348 die on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1954 phila Eagle Adrian Burk passes for 7 touchdowns vs Wash (49-21)