On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1954

Historical Events

  • Air Force One, 1st US Presidential airplane, christened
  • France sends 20,000 soldiers to Algeria

Famous Birthdays

  • Emir Kusturica, Serbian-French film maker (When Father Was Away on Business; Black Cat, White Cat), and punk rock bassist (No Smoking), born in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
1954 Highlights

About November 24, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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