On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1954

Historical Events

  • US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Jones, American attorney and politician (Rep-D-Alabama 2017-), born in Fairfield, Alabama
  • Julie Budd, American singer ("Child of Plenty"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Marilyn Martin, American singer-songwriter ("Separate Lives"), born in Tennessee
  • Pia Zadora [Schipani], American actress (Hairspray), and singer, born in Hoboken, New Jersey
1954 Highlights

About May 4, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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