What Happened on May 5, 1954

Historical Events

Coup d'état

General Alfredo Stroessner leads a military coup in Paraguay, overthrowing the government of President Federico Chávez

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Kimball, American rock guitarist (Face To Face), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dave Spector, American television personality and commentator, born in Chicago, Illinois
Born in 1954
1954 Highlights

About May 5, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

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