What Happened on February 8, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Malenkov resigns as USSR premier, Bulganin replaces him
  • The Government of Sindh abolished Jagirdari system in the province. One million acres (4000 kmĀ²) of land thus acquired is to be distributed among the landless peasants.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethan Phillips, actor (Neelix-Star Trek Voyager)
  • Jim "the Anvil" Neidhart, wrestler (WWF/WCW/NJPW/CWFI/Calgary)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Grisham, writer (Client, Firm, Pelican Brief)

Writer John Grisham
John Grisham
  • Nancy Oliver, American playwright and television writer