May 18, 1955 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 28.7 cm rain falls at Lake Maloya New Mexico (state record)
  • Atkinson & Depeiaza take WI from 6-187 to 6-494 in day v Aust
  • Queen Juliana opens E55 fair in Amsterdam

Deaths in History

  • Mary McLeod Bethune, educator & civil rights leader, dies at 79