Historical Events In 1955
Monday, 26 October 2020
Jul 23 In the year 1955 nY Yankees Bob Cerv & E Howard are 1st to hit consecutive pinch HRs
Jul 24 On this day in history ali Sastroamidjojo of Govt resigns in Indonesia
Jul 25 On this day in history ilmari Hannikainen, composer, dies at 62
Jul 26 Ted Allen throws a record 72 consecutive horseshoe ringers in the year 1955.
Jul 27 Austria regains full independence after 4-power occupation in the year 1955.
Jul 27 On this day in history goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1751 Herget
Jul 28 The Union Mundial pro Interlingua is founded at the first Interlingua congress in Tours, France on this day in history.
Jul 29 Smokey Burgess hits 3 HRS to help Pirates beat Reds 16-5 on this day in history.
Jul 30 Louison Bobet wins his 3rd Tour de France in the year 1955.
Jul 31 Beverly Hanson wins LPGA Battle Creek Golf Open on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history ruprecht, crown prince of Bayern/general-fieldmarshal, dies
Aug 02 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test
Aug 03 On this day in history automobile Association of America ends support of auto racing
Aug 03 In the year 1955 hurricane Connie begins pounding US for 11 days
Aug 04 In the year 1955 eisenhower authorizes $46 million for construction of CIA headquarters
Aug 05 After playing 274 straight games at 2nd base, Nellie Fox is given a day off he comes back next 798 consecutive games on this day in history.
Aug 05 Carmen Miranda, singer/actress (Down Argentine Way), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Bar-Ilan University founded in Israel on this day in history.
Aug 08 Geneva conference held to discuss peaceful uses of atomic energy on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history marion Eugene Bauer, composer, dies at 57
Aug 11 In the year 1955 indonesia govt of Harahap forms
Aug 12 On this day in history 22nd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 30, Cleveland 27 (75,000)
Aug 12 Pres Eisenhower raises minimum wage from $0.75 to $1 an hour in the year 1955.
Aug 12 In the year 1955 thomas Mann, German writer (Dr Faustus, Nobel 1929), dies at 80
Aug 13 In the year 1955 larry Doby's ends AL record of 167 errorless games in outfield
Aug 13 On this day in history the opening of the Canso Causeway, linking Cape Breton Island to the Nova Scotia mainland
Aug 14 Fiske Kimball, US architect/art historian, dies at 66 in the year 1955.
Aug 16 Fiat Motors orders 1st private atomic reactor on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1955 fiat Motors orders first private atomic reactor
Aug 17 Hurricane Diane, following hurricane Connie floods Connecticut River killing 190 &doing $1.8 billion damage in the year 1955.
Aug 18 In the year 1955 -19] Hurricane Diane, kills 400 in US
Aug 19 On this day in history 32.4 cm precipitation at Burlington, Connecticut (state record)
Aug 19 Hurricane Diane kills 200 and is the first billion $ damage storm (N.E. US) on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history 1st airplane to exceed 1800 mph (2897 kph)-HA Hanes, Palmdale Ca