On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1954

Historical Events

  • Phillies purchase Connie Mack Stadium
  • USS Forrestal christened in Newport News, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Bryant, American golfer (US Senior Open 2007), born in Amarillo, Texas
  • Bradley Bryant, American golfer (US Senior Open 2007), born in Amarillo, Texas
  • GuĂ°laugur Kristinn Ă“ttarsson, Icelandic musician, born in Iceland
  • Jermaine Jackson, American singer (Jackson 5 - "ABC"; "Let's Get Serious"), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Santiago Creel, Mexican politician (Secretary of the Interior), born in Mexico City
  • Sylvester Clarke, West Indian cricket fast bowler (11 Tests, 42 wickets), born in Christ Church, Barbados (d. 1999)
  • Vicki Randle, American singer-songwriter, born in San Francisco, California
1954 Highlights

About December 11, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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