What Happened on April 23, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Kismet" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 583 performances

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Carrollton Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls

Famous Birthdays

  • Captain Sensible, [Ray Burns], UK, rock bassist (Women & Capts 1st)
  • Judy Davis, Perth Australia, actress (Husbands & Wives)
  • Mike Smith, British DJ
  • Su Ingle, British TV hostess
  • Tony Miles, chess player

Famous Deaths

  • Robert H Woltjer, classical/AR-First-Member of parliament, dies at 76