On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1955

Famous Deaths

  • Fiske Kimball, American architect and art historian, dies at 66
  • Herbert Putnam, American Librarian of Congress, dies at 93
1955 Highlights

About August 14, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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