On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1955

Historical Events

  • 16 countries join the United Nations, including Austria, Finland, Italy, and Spain
  • Tappan Zee Bridge in NY opens to traffic

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Crafter, Australian-American golfer (1987 JC Penney Mixed Teams), born in Perth, Australia
1955 Highlights

About December 14, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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