On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1954

Historical Events

  • 1st National Film Awards (India): "Shyamchi Aai" wins the Golden Lotus

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after withdrawal of French troops

Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary
Ho Chi Minh

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestDavid Lee Roth

David Lee Roth, American rock singer (Van Halen - "Jump!"; solo -"Just a Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody"), born in Bloomington, Indiana

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth
  • James Fearnley, British celtic-punk accordionist (The Pogues - "The Irish Rover"), born in Worsley, Greater Manchester, England
  • Mohamed Mounir, Egyptian singer and actor (El Malek Howwa El Malek), born in Aswan, Egypt
  • Rekha, Bollywood actress (Khoon Bhari Maang), born in Madras, India
1954 Highlights

About October 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 67 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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