What Happened on January 31, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Vandenberg, Dutch rock guitarist (Whitesnake), born in the Hague, Netherlands
  • Faoud Bacchus, West Indies cricketer (West Indian bat late 70's), born in Georgetown, Guyana
Born in 1954

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin H Armstrong, US radio inventor (FM), commits suicide at 63
  • Florence Bates, actress (Kismet, I Remember Mama), dies at 65
1954 Highlights

About January 31, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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