On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1954

Historical Events

Historic Event

President Dwight Eisenhower warns against US intervention in Vietnam

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • World Figure Skating Championship at Oslo: Ice Dancing - won by Great Britain's team of Jean Westwood and Lawrence Demmy
  • World Figure Skating Championship at Oslo: Pairs - won by Canadian team of Frances Dafoe and Norris Bowden
  • World Figure Skating Championship in Oslo: Ladies - won by West Germany's Gundi Busch
  • World Figure Skating Championship in Oslo: Men - won by American Hayes Alan Jenkins

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry McWilliams, American major baseball pitcher, 1978-90, born in Wichita, Kansas
1954 Highlights

About February 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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