What Happened on September 11, 1954

Historical Events

  • 1st Miss America TV broadcast; 19 year old Lee Meriwether of California crowned 27th Miss America
  • 20.4 cm rainfall at Brunswick, Maine (state record)
  • KXJB TV channel 4 in Valley City (Fargo) (NBC) begins broadcasting
1954 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Reed Birney, American actor (Greatest Man in the World), born in Alexandria, Virginia
Born in 1954

Famous Deaths

  • Licinio Refice, Italian priest and composer (Cecilia), dies at 69

About September 11, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

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