On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Roeder, English soccer defender (QPR, Newcastle United), and manager (Watford, West Ham, Newcastle, Norwich), born in Woodford, England (d. 2021)

Famous Deaths

  • Egas Moniz, Portuguese psychiatrist and neurosurgeon (1949 Nobel laureate for developing Lobotomy procedure), dies at 81
1955 Highlights

About December 13, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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