What Happened on September 21, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus, commissioned under Commander Eugene P. Wilkinson
  • Eelco Van Kleffens appointed President of the ninth session of the UN General Assembly

Famous Birthdays

  • Philthy Animal [Phil Taylor], English rock drummer (Motorhead), born in Hasland, Chesterfield (d. 2015)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan (2006-07 and 2012-), born in Nagato

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Shinzō Abe

Famous Deaths

  • Kokichi Mikimoto, Japanese inventor (b. 1858)