What Happened on June 21, 1955

Historical Events

Music History

Johnny Cash debuts Top 10 country song "Cry! Cry! Cry!"

Famous Birthdays

  • David Marshall Grant, American actor (Legs, French Postcards), born in Westport, Connecticut
  • Juan Carlos Orellana, Chilean soccer left winger (11 caps; Deportes Temuco, CSD Colo-Colo, O'Higgins FC), born in Santiago, Chile (d. 2022)
  • Leigh McCloskey, American actor (Dallas, Executive Suite, Gen Hosp), born in Los Angeles, California

Michel PlatiniMichel Platini (67 years old)

French footballer, born in Jœuf, France

Born in 1955
1955 Highlights

About June 21, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Unchained Melody - Jimmy Young