- "Vamp" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 60 performances
Event of Interest
The General Motors Corporation becomes the first U.S. corporation to make over $1 billion USD in a year.
- Dawood Ibrahim, Indian crime boss (D-Company), born in Khed, Ratnagiri, India
- Michigan J. Frog, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Chuck Jones (Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series), first debuts in "One Froggy Evening"
About December 31, 1955
Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No
Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn
- #1 Song: Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley & His Comets