On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1955

Historical Events

  • Bernardus Johannes Alfrink installed as Archbishop of Utrecht

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Prout, American singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Troy, New York
  • Cassandra Wilson, American jazz singer, born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • Dave Taylor, Canadian ice hockey right wing and executive (NHL All-Star 1981-82, 86, 94; LA Kings; St. Louis Blues), born in Levack, Ontario
1955 Highlights

About December 4, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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