What Happened on May 14, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Pacific Ocean
  • Warsaw Pact is signed by the Soviet Union, Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary, Poland & Romania

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean Friedman, American singer-songwriter (Ariel), born in Paramus, New Jersey
  • Peter Kirsten, cricketer (South African middle-order batsman)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

[Jose] Dennis Martínez, Nicaraguan baseball pitcher (Orioles, Expos, Indians), born in Granada, Nicaragua

MLB Pitcher Dennis Martínez
MLB Pitcher
Dennis Martínez

Famous Deaths

  • Betty Ann Davies, dies at 44