Historical Events In 1955
Thursday, 06 October 2022
Apr 18 On this day in history albert Einstein developer of relativity theory, dies
Apr 18 On this day in history don Blackie, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1928-29), dies at 46
Apr 19 In the year 1955 uSS Albany and USS William Wood begin to provide disaster relief to citizens of Volos, Greece, ending 21 April
Apr 20 In the year 1955 "Saint of Bleecker St" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 92 perfs
Apr 21 Bkln Dodgers win, then record 10th straight game to begin a season on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history congress orders all US coins bear motto "In God We Trust"
Apr 23 On this day in history "Kismet" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 583 performances
Apr 23 Robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-First-Member of parliament, dies at 76 in the year 1955.
Apr 24 " X-Minus One", a show for science fiction fans, was first heard on NBC radio this day on this day in history.
Apr 24 Alfred Polgar, Austrian writer/theater critic, dies at 79 in the year 1955.
Apr 24 On this day in history conference of Bandung against colonialism/for self determination, ends
Apr 25 Canadian Pacific inaugurates its new stainless steel, scenic-domed transcontinental passenger train "The Canadian" between Montreal/Toronto and Vancouver on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1955 constance Collier, actress (Perils of Pauline), dies at 77
Apr 28 On this day in history lode Cantens, Flemish playwrite (Gnomes of the City), dies at 43
Apr 28 In the year 1955 wBIQ TV channel 10 in Birmingham, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
Apr 29 On this day in history g Gronchi elected president of Italy
Apr 30 In the year 1955 element 101, Mendelevium, announced
Apr 30 Perez Prado's "Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White" goes #1 for 10 weeks on this day in history.
May 02 India poses discrimination "onaanraakbaren" punishable in the year 1955.
May 02 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded Tennessee Williams for (Cat on Hot Tin Roof)
May 02 On this day in history tadeusz Jarecki, composer, dies at 66
May 03 On this day in history philips C Visser, explorer/ambassador to Moscow, dies
May 04 On this day in history georges Enescu, Romanian/French violist/composer (Oedipe), dies at 73
May 05 "Damn Yankees" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1022 performances on this day in history.
May 05 Indies parliament accept hindu-divorce in the year 1955.
May 05 In the year 1955 the musical, " Damn Yankees", opened in New York City for a successful run of 1,019 performances.
May 05 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada test Site
May 05 In the year 1955 west Germany granted full sovereignty by 3 occupying powers
May 06 On this day in history west Germany joins NATO
May 07 In the year 1955 uSSR signs peace treaty with France & Great-Britain
May 07 In the year 1955 west Europe Union established
May 09 German Federal Republic joins NATO on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1955 g L Jessop, cricketer (match-winning batsman, brilliant field), dies
May 11 Israel attacks Gaza on this day in history.