Historical Events on April 10, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 19th Masters Golf Tournament: Cary Middlecoff wins, shooting a 279
  • 9th NBA Championship: Syrac Nats beat Ft Wayne Pistons, 4 games to 3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dr Jonas Salk successfully tests Polio vaccine

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk
  • Ruth Ellis shoots jilting lover David Blakely