What Happened on April 5, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anthony Eden succeeds Winston Churchill as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

British Prime Minister Anthony Eden
British Prime Minister
Anthony Eden
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Famous Birthdays

  • Akira Toriyama, Japanese manga artist, born in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
  • Charlotte de Turckheim, French actress (Jefferson in Paris), born in Montereau-Fault-Yonne, France
  • Janice Long, British radio host (Crash FM), born in Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Musician Ray Charles (24) weds Della Beatrice Howard

Musician Ray Charles
Musician
Ray Charles