What Happened on August 29, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Diamanda Gal├ís, Greek-American composer, born in San Diego, California
  • Frank Hoste, Belgian cyclist, born in Ghent, Belgium

Famous Weddings

  • "Untamed Youth" actress Mamie Van Doren (24) weds trumpeter and actor Ray Anthony (33)