On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1954

Historical Events

Historic Event

Simone de Beauvoir receives the Prix Goncourt prize in French literature

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Stamey, American musician, born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Miles Chapin, American actor (French Postcards, Get Crazy, Funhouse), born in NYC, New York
1954 Highlights

About December 6, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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