On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1954

Historical Events

  • ANC President Albert Luthuli banned by South African Minister of Justice from attending public gatherings and confined to the magisterial district of Lower Tugela, Natal
  • Major League Baseball Players Association founded

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Eisenhower put forward a plan for an interstate highway system

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Wolfgang Dremmler, German footballer, born in Salzgitter, Germany
1954 Highlights

About July 12, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer