On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1955

Historical Events

  • "Peter Pan" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 149 performances
  • 1st aviator to bail out at supersonic speed-GF Smith

Famous Birthdays

  • Rupert Keegan, English Formula One racing car driver, born in Essex, England
1955 Highlights

About February 26, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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