On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1954

Historical Events

  • "Boy Friend" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 483 performances
  • 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus, commissioned by the US Navy

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Williams, actor (Greg-Brady Bunch), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Calvin Levels, actor (Knightwatch), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Patrice Rushen, jazz and R&B pianist and singer and songwriter (Forget Me Nots), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Percie Charlton, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies
1954 Highlights

About September 30, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra