On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1955

Historical Events

  • The German automaker Volkswagen, after six years of selling cars in the United States, founds Volkswagen of America in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey to standardize its dealer and service network
1955 Highlights

About April 19, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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