What Happened on July 19, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Balclutha ties up at Pier 43 & becomes a floating museum
  • Yarkon Water Project opens to supply water to Negev desert in Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Binny, Indian cricket medium-pace all-rounder (early 80's)

Famous Deaths

  • Koos [Jacobus J] Vorrink, Dutch soc-democrat (SDAP/AJC/PvdA), dies at 64