On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1954

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Elsa Schiaparelli's House of Schiaparelli at Place Vendôme in Paris closes

Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli
Fashion Designer
Elsa Schiaparelli

Famous Birthdays

  • John Anderson, American country singer and actor (I've Got a Feelin', Money in the Bank), born in Apopka, Florida
  • Steve Forbert, American musician (Romeo's Tune), born in Meridian, Mississippi
  • Tamora Pierce, American author of fantasy fiction (The Song of the Lioness), born in South Connellsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • John Raymond Hubbell, American writer (b. 1879)
1954 Highlights

About December 13, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius