On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1955

Historical Events

  • Baghdad Pact signed, making Turkey & Iraq a defense alliance

Famous Birthdays

  • Miles Tredinnick, English playwright, born in Warrington, United Kingdom
  • Raymond Rougeau, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Saint-Sulpice, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Sadako Sasaki, School student(b. 1944)
1955 Highlights

About February 18, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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