On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Minghella, English director and screenwriter (The English Patient, The Talented Mr. Ripley), born in London (d. 2008)
  • Hans Robert Hiegel, German architect, born in Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Norbert Hahn, 2 man luge (Olympic gold 1976, 80), born in Elbingerode, Germany
  • Trudie Styler, English actress, born in Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
  • Yuji Horii, Japanese video game designer, born in Sumoto, Hyōgo, Japan
1954 Highlights

About January 6, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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