April 10, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


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

Deaths in History

  • Teilhard de Chardin, French paleontologist and theologian (b. 1881)