On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1954

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Journey to Italy", directed by Roberto Rossellini, starring Ingrid Bergman and George Sanders, is released

Actress Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
Film Director Roberto Rossellini
Film Director
Roberto Rossellini
  • Integration begins in Washington, D.C. & Balt MD public schools

Famous Birthdays

  • Benmont Tench, American rock keyboardist (Heartbreakers), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • Corbin Bernsen, North actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law), born in Hollywood, California
  • Michael Emerson, American actor (Person of Interest), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Famous Deaths

  • Bud Fisher, American cartoonist (Mutt and Jeff), dies at 69
1954 Highlights

About September 7, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo