On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1955

Historical Events

  • "Saint of Bleecker St" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 92 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Pettit, American chemical engineer and NASA astronaut, born in Silverton, Oregon
1955 Highlights

About April 20, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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