What Happened on December 20, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Badalucco, American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Sandra Cisneros, American writer, born in Chicago, Illinois
Born in 1954

Famous Deaths

  • Emilis Melngailis, Latvian choral composer, folklorist, and conductor (Latvian Song and Dance Festival), dies at 80
  • James Hilton, English novelist and screenwriter (Goodbye Mr Chips, Lost Horizon), dies at 54
1954 Highlights

About December 20, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 5 months and 13 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