On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Sherif Ismail, Prime Minister of Egypt (2015-2018), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • William Wall, Irish writer (This is the Country), born in Cork City, Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Paolo Gallico, Italian-American pianist and composer (The Apocalypse), dies at 87
1955 Highlights

About July 6, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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