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

About January 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Oh Mein Papa - Eddie Calvert