What Happened on September 10, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Gunsmoke" premieres on CBS TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlotte Lewis, basketball player (Olympic silver 1976), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Giannina Facio Franco, San Jose Costa Rica, Mrs Phillipe Junot
  • Pat Mastelotto, rock drummer (Mr Mister, King Crimson)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Blackburn, British aviation pioneer, dies at 70