What Happened on June 22, 1954

Historical Events

  • US Congress passes revised organic act for Virgin Islands

Famous Birthdays

  • Amparo Munoz, Spanish Miss Universe (1974), born in Malgra, Spain
  • Bobby Valentino, rocker (Fabulous Poodles)
  • Charles T. Canady, American attorney, judge and politician (Chief Justice Florida Supreme Court 2018-, Rep-R-Florida 1993-2001), born in Lakeland, Florida
  • Chris Lemmon, American actor (Wishmaster, Duet), born in Los Angeles, California [or Jan 22]
  • Freddie Prinze, American comedian and actor (Chico & the Man), born in NYC, New York
  • Julius Williams, American contemporary classical composer (Midnight Tolls), conductor, and music educator (Berklee), born in The Bronx, NYC
Born in 1954

Famous Deaths

  • Don Hollenbeck, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 49
  • Karl Taylor Compton, American physicist and 9th President of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, dies at 66
1954 Highlights

About June 22, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

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