What Happened on December 6, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • New York psychologist Joyce Brothers wins "$64,000 Question" with topic of boxing

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Lloyd, Bowling Green Ky, singer (Foster & Lloyd-Crazy Over You)
  • Malcolm Jarvis, cricket lefty paceman (Zimbabwe's 1st Test side)
  • Rick Buckler, [Paul Richard Buckler], rock drummer (Jam)
  • Steven Wright, droll comedian (Steven Wright Live)
  • Tish Hinojosa, country singer (Something in the Rain), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

Person of interestHonus Wagner

Honus Wagner, American Hall of Fame baseball player (Pirates), dies at 81

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