On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1955

Historical Events

  • 2nd National Film Awards (India): "Mirza Ghalib" wins the Golden Lotus

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Kaczmarek, American actress, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Kazuyuki Sekiguchi, Japanese musician, born in Agano, Niigata Prefecture

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Bernard, actress (Margaret-Life With Father), dies at 65
1955 Highlights

About December 21, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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