On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1954

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dorothy Parker/Arnaud d'Usseau's "Ladies of the Corridor" premieres

Short Story Writer Dorothy Parker
Short Story Writer
Dorothy Parker
  • Indonesian troops land in New Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Tobin, Canadian premier of Newfoundland
1954 Highlights

About October 21, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra