On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1954

Historical Events

  • At Massena, New York, the groundbreaking ceremony for the St. Lawrence Seaway is held.
  • Dutch Indonesian Union breaks up
  • Sir Gordon Richards retires as a jockey with record 4,870 wins
1954 Highlights

About August 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo