On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1955

Historical Events

  • 20.33" (51.64 cm) of rainfall, Axis, Alabama (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Johnson, American rock bassist and vocalist (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • Lupe Pintor, Mexican boxer, born in Cuajimalpa, Mexico City
  • Ole von Beust, German politician and Mayor of Hamburg, born in Hamburg, Germany
1955 Highlights

About April 13, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries