November 1, 1954 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

General Fulgencio Batista elected President of Cuba

Cuban President and Dictator Fulgencio Batista
Cuban President and Dictator
Fulgencio Batista
  • India takes over administration of 4 French Indian settlements
  • The Front de LibĂ©ration Nationale fires the first shots of the Algerian War of Independence against France.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Senate admonishes Joseph McCarthy because of his slander campaigns

US Senator Joseph McCarthy
US Senator
Joseph McCarthy