On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, 6th President of Egypt (2014-present), born in Zagazig, Cairo
  • Annette Guest, American pop singer (First Choice - "Smarty Pants"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Kathleen Quinlan, California, actress (Never Promised You a Rose Garden)
  • Tom Scheckel, American rock drummer (Buckinghams), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Weddings


Actress Vera-Ellen (33) weds millionaire Victor Rothschild at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Los Angeles

Actress Vera-Ellen

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Bartley Wilson, founding member of Cardiff City F.C. (b. 1870)
1954 Highlights

About November 19, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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