On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1954

Historical Events

  • 1st Bevatron particle accelerator in operation at Berkeley, California
  • WRDW TV channel 12 in Augusta, GA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Little, American politician, Governor of Idaho (2019-), born in Emmett, Idaho

Person of interestMatt Groening

Matt Groening, American cartoonist and writer (Life in Hell, The Simpsons, Futurama), born in Portland, Oregon

Cartoonist Matt Groening
Cartoonist
Matt Groening
  • Pamela Theresa Jiles, American 4X400m relayer (Olympic silver 1976), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
1954 Highlights

About February 15, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius