On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1954

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"The Tonight Show" 1st premieres on NBC hosted by Steve Allen

  • 1st African American Supreme Court page is CV Bush
  • School integration begins in Washington, D.C. & Baltimore Md public schools

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Hadley, Australian radio broadcaster
1954 Highlights

About September 27, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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