What Happened on December 15, 1955

Historical Events

Music Single

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Simonon, British rock bassist (The Clash; Havana 3 AM), and visual artist, born in Thornton Heath, Surrey, England
Born in 1955
1955 Highlights

About December 15, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Christmas Alphabet - Dickie Valentine