On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Ireland, Kent, England, serial killer ('Gay Slayer'/ Coleherne killer), (d. 2012)
  • Dav Whatmore, cricketer (Colombo Aust bat 1979, Sri Lanka coach 1995-)
  • Hollis Stacy, American golfer (US Open 1977-78, 84), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Jimmy Nail, singer/actor (Evita, Spender, Howling II)
  • Nancy Wilson, rock guitarist (Heart-Never, What about Love), born in San Francisco, California
1954 Highlights

About March 16, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces