On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Plans to build Disneyland 1st announced [see Jan 26]

Famous Birthdays

  • Ron Palillo, American actor (Arnold Horshack-Welcome Back Kotter), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Maud Barger-Wallach, American tennis player (US Nat C'ship 1908), dies at 83