On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1955

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Single

"Folsom Prison Blues" single released by Johnny Cash (Billboard Song of the Year 1968)

Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Simonon, English pop bassist (Clash-Havana 3 AM)
1955 Highlights

About December 15, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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