On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1954

Historical Events

  • CKLW TV channel 9 in Windsor, ON (CBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Newman, English musician (Wire), born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
  • Frank Reed, American singer (Chi-Lites), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2014)
1954 Highlights

About September 16, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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