On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1955

Historical Events

Historic Event

Emmett Till arrives in Money, Mississippi, a week before he is murdered

1955 Highlights

About August 21, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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