On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Bochy, American baseball player and manager (San Francisco Giants), born in Landes de Boussac, Bussac-ForĂȘt, France
  • Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, born in Castle Betzdorf, Betzdorf, Luxembourg

Famous Deaths

  • Abdullah Seif el-Islam, brother of Yemenite king Ahmed, beheaded
1955 Highlights

About April 16, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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