What Happened on July 1, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

69th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Tony Trabert beats Kurt Nielsen (6-3 7-5 6-1)

Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion Tony Trabert
Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion
Tony Trabert
Tennis Player Kurt Nielsen
Tennis Player
Kurt Nielsen
  • KOTA TV channel 3 in Rapid City, SD (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Keith Whitley, Sandy Hook Ky, country singer (Don't Close Your Eyes)