On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Silk Stockings" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 461 performances

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

12th Golden Globes: "On The Waterfront", Marlon Brando, & Judy Garland win

  • Pact of Baghdad signed between Iraq & Turkey

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Prost, Formula One racing driver (Championships: 85, 86, 89, 93)
  • Bob Abrams, Ohio, rocker (Buckinghams)

Person of interestSteve Jobs

Steve Jobs, American computer entrepreneur and co-founder of Apple, born in San Francisco, California (d. 2011)

Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs
Apple Co-founder
Steve Jobs