Historical Events In 1955
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Dec 06 In the year 1955 new York psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 On this day in history nY psychologist Joyce Brothers won "$64,000 Question" on boxing
Dec 06 In the year 1955 the Federal government standardized the size of license plates throughout the U.S. Previously, individual states had designed their own license plates, resulting in wide variations.
Dec 07 On this day in history clement Attlee resigns as chairman of England's Labour Party
Dec 08 21st Heisman Trophy Award: Howard Cassady, Ohio State (HB) on this day in history.
Dec 08 Jacques Handschin, Swiss musicologist, dies at 69 in the year 1955.
Dec 11 Franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Dec 12 1st prototype of hovercraft patented by Brit eng Christoper Cockerell in the year 1955.
Dec 12 On this day in history hovercraft patented by British engineer Christopher Cockerell
Dec 14 In the year 1955 albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Rumania, and Spain all join the United Nations.
Dec 14 Dutch Reformed Church condemns woman/wife as vicar on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1955 carl Perkins wrote Blue Suede Shoes. Less than 48 hours later, he recorded it at the Sun Studios in Memphis.
Dec 19 Carl Perkins records "Blue Suede Shoes" in the year 1955.
Dec 20 Cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history dorothy Bernard, actress (Margaret-Life With Father), dies at 65
Dec 22 In the year 1955 len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies
Dec 24 Nana Bryant, actress (Mrs Nestor-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1955 44th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (5-0)
Dec 29 On this day in history barbra Streisand's 1st recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13
Dec 29 In the year 1955 barbra Streisand's first recording "You'll Never Know" at age 13