What Happened on October 2, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 8th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Detroit 2-2 at Detroit
  • Former French possession of Chandernagore made part of West Bengal, India
  • NY Giants sweep Cleveland Indians, in 51st World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Jennings, country singer (Restless Heart-Wheels), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Lani O'Grady, actress (Mary-8 is Enough), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • Lorraine Bracco, actress (Sopranos, Goodfellas), born in Brooklyn, New York