On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1954

Historical Events

  • Fordham University scraps football team for financial reasons
  • Netherlands Antilles becomes co-equal part of Kingdom of Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Cox, English director (Repo Man), born in Bebington, England
  • Justin Ross, American actor (Sinatra, Chorus Line, Fan, Quick Change), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Mark Warner, American politician (Senator (D) Virginia 2009-), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
1954 Highlights

About December 15, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Let's Have Another Party - Winifred Atwell