On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1954

Historical Events

  • KTRK TV channel 13 in Houston, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Berit Andnor, Swedish politician, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Frank Marino, Canadian rock guitarist (Mahogany Rush), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Steve Dahl, American radio host, Chicago's anti-disco DJ (WLS-FM), born in Pasadena, California
  • Steve Rogers, Australian rugby league centre (24 Tests; NSW; Cronulla-Sutherland), born in Gold Coast, Australia (d. 2006)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

NFL quarterback Johnny Unitas (21) weds his high school sweetheart Dorothy Hoelle

NFL Quarterback Johnny Unitas
NFL Quarterback
Johnny Unitas

Famous Deaths

  • Clyde Cessna, American aviator and airplane manufacturer, dies at 74
1954 Highlights

About November 20, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio