On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1954

Historical Events

  • A Comet jet airliner crashes in the Mediterranean; 35 people are missing
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to W H Auden

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Raymond, Austrian composer, dies at 53
1954 Highlights

About January 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn