On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • For the first time, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above the peak it reached just before the 1929 crash.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Hornsby, Williamsburg Va, rock vocalist
  • Ferry Hoogendijk, Dutch editor in chief (Elsevier Magazine)
  • Glenn Brummer, American baseball player
  • Ken Schrom, baseball player