On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1954

Historical Events

  • Brooklyn Dodger pitcher Karl Spooner strikes out 15 NY Giants in his 1st MLB game

Famous Birthdays

  • Randy Lanier, American auto racer (IMSA Camel GT 1984; convicted drug trafficker 1988), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Shari Belafonte Harper, American actress (Julie-Hotel), born in NYC, New York
1954 Highlights

About September 22, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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