Historical Events In 1955
Saturday, 28 March 2020
Sep 22 Heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore in 9 in the year 1955.
Sep 23 On this day in history pakistan signs Pact of Baghdad
Sep 24 "Catch a Star" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 performances on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history pres Eisenhower suffers a heart attack on vacation in Denver
Sep 25 In the year 1955 detroit outfielder Al Kaline, 20, is youngest batting champ
Sep 26 NY Stock Exchange worst price decline since 1929 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1955 henri Liebrecht, Belgian stagewriter/journalist, dies at 71
Sep 28 On this day in history arthur Donaldson, dies
Sep 30 On this day in history james Dean actor and singer was killed in car crash
Sep 30 In the year 1955 james Dean, actor (Rebel Without a Cause), dies in a car crash at age 24
Oct 01 "Honeymooners" premieres in the year 1955.
Oct 01 On this day in history commissioning of USS Forrestal (CVA-59), first of postwar supercarriers
Oct 02 "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" premiers on Television in the year 1955.
Oct 02 O B Clarence, actor (Penn of Pensnsylvania), dies in the year 1955.
Oct 03 In the year 1955 "Captain Kangaroo" premieres
Oct 03 On this day in history "Captain Kangaroo" premieres on CBS-TV, Good Morning, Captain!
Oct 03 Soviet battleship "Novorossiisk" strikes WW II mine in Baltic Sea on this day in history.
Oct 04 Alexander Papagos, Greek fieldmarshal, dies in the year 1955.
Oct 04 In the year 1955 brooklyn Dodgers only World Series victory, beating Yankees in 7
Oct 04 In the year 1955 rev Sun Young Moon leaves prison in Seoul
Oct 06 LSD made illegal in US on this day in history.
Oct 07 Aircraft carrier USS Saratoga at Brooklyn launched in the year 1955.
Oct 08 Worlds most powerful aircraft carrier, Saratoga (US), launched on this day in history.
Oct 09 Alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Oct 10 The carrier Saipan with Helicopter Training Unit HTU-1 aboard, left Tampico, Mexico, after a week of disaster relief operations for the inhabitants of the area. During these operations, the helicopters rescued 5,439 people in the year 1955.
Oct 11 In the year 1955 all Peron feast days disposed of in Argentina
Oct 12 -13] Hurricane Connie, kills 43 in NC, SC, Virginia & Maryland in the year 1955.
Oct 13 In the year 1955 1st edition of L'express publishes in Paris
Oct 15 On this day in history fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41
Oct 17 In the year 1955 lee Merriwether joins Today Show panel
Oct 18 Jose Ortega y Gasset, Spanish philosopher, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athelete
Oct 18 In the year 1955 track & Field names Jesse Owens all-time track athlete
Oct 19 John Hodiak, actress (Lifeboat, Battleground), dies at 41 in the year 1955.