On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1954

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati first baseman Ted Kluszewski scores a run in his record 17th consecutive game as Reds lose 5-4 to Pittsburgh Pirates at Forbes Field
  • WPBN TV channel 7 in Traverse City, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Denis "Den" Hegarty, Irish doo-wop singer (The Darts - "The Boy From New York City"), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Steve Kilbey, English-Australian singer-songwriter and bass player (The Church), born in Welwyn Garden City, England
  • Teddy Mueller, American rock drummer (Axe), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2012)
1954 Highlights

About September 13, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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