January 15, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st official act of Princess Beatrice, launches tanker Vasum
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch's "From Jewish Folk Poetry" premieres in Leningrad
  • USSR ends state of war with German Federal Republic

Deaths in History

  • Yves Tanguy, French/American sailor/surrealistic painter, dies