Historical Events on October 27, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Benjamin O. Davis Jr. becomes the first African-American general in the United States Air Force.

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President Eisenhower offers aid to South Vietnam pres Ngo Dinh Diem

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Walt Disney's 1st TV show, "Disneyland", premieres on ABC

Animator Walt Disney
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Walt Disney
  • WISN TV channel 12 in Milwaukee, WI (ABC) begins broadcasting