On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1954

Famous Birthdays

Andre Dawson

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

  • 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? 67 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer