On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1955

Historical Events

  • "Pather Panchali", Indian film directed by Satyajit Ray, starring Subir Banerjee, Kanu Banerjee and Karuna Banerjee, is released
  • 1st color telecast (NBC) of a tennis match (Davis Cup)
1955 Highlights

About August 26, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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