What Happened on November 4, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The rebuilt Vienna State Opera reopens with Ludwig van Beethoven's Fidelio after it was totally destroyed in World War II.

Famous Birthdays

  • Matti Vanhanen, Prime Minister of Finland
  • Peter Boynton, Danaiscotta Maine, actor (Tonio-As the World Turns)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Cy Young, American baseball pitcher and MLB all-time wins leader, dies at 88

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young