On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Badalucco, American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Sandra Cisneros, American writer, born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Emilis Melngailis, composer, dies at 80
  • James Hilton, English author (Lost Horizon), dies at 54