What Happened on August 16, 1954

Historical Events

  • 200 pilgrims drown in Farahzad Iran rain storm flood
  • American brand management company Authentic Brands Group first publishes sports magazine "Sports Illustrated"

Famous Birthdays

James CameronJames Cameron (68 years old)

Canadian film director and writer (Titanic, Avatar), born in Kapuskasing, Ontario

Born in 1954

About August 16, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Cara Mia - David Whitfield with the Mantovani Orchestra and Chorus