On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1954

Historical Events

Music History

Arnold Schoenberg's "De Profundis" premieres in Cologne, Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Manitoba, vocalist (Dictators)
  • Doug Risebrough, Canadian ice hockey player, coach and executive

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey, American TV talk show host and actress (The Oprah Winfrey Show, Colour Purple), born in Kosciusko, Mississippi


1954 Highlights

About January 29, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 67 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

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