What Happened on October 21, 1954

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Dorothy Parker and Arnaud d'Usseau's black comedy play "Ladies of the Corridor" premieres

  • Indonesian troops land in New Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Tobin, Canadian premier of Newfoundland
Born in 1954

About October 21, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Hold My Hand - Don Cornell