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

Historic Event

President Eisenhower put forward a plan for an interstate highway system

Famous Birthdays

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

About July 12, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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