On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

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)