On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1954

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAndre Dawson

Andre Dawson, American MLB outfielder (Expos, Cubs, 1987 NL MVP), born in Miami, Florida

MLB Star Andre Dawson
MLB Star
Andre Dawson
  • Gene Holder, American musician (the dBs)
  • José González, Peruvian soccer goalkeeper (20 caps; Alianza Lima), born in Lima, Peru (d. 1987)
  • Neil Tennant, English singer and songwriter (Pet Shop Boy-West End Girl), born in North Shields, Northumberland, England

Famous Deaths

  • Calogero Vizzini, Sicilian Mafia boss, dies at 76
1954 Highlights

About July 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer