What Happened on October 24, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 5th Formula One WDC: Juan Manuel Fangio wins by 16.86 points

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dwight D. Eisenhower pledges United States' support to South Vietnam

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

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