What Happened on January 14, 1954

Historical Events

  • Sandy Wilson's musical "The Boy Friend" opens at Wyndham's Theatre, in London's West End

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Duggan, American wrestler, born in Glens Falls, New York

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

NY Yankee Joe DiMaggio weds actress Marilyn Monroe (27) in her 2nd marriage at San Francisco City Hall

1954 Highlights

About January 14, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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