On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1955

Historical Events

  • Antonio Segni forms government in Italy
  • US air patrol plane shot down above Bering sea

Film release premierFilm Release

Walt Disney's animated film "Lady & the Tramp" released

Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney

Famous Deaths

  • Sadashiv Garpatrao Shinde, cricketer (7 Tests for India), dies at 31
  • Wyllis Cooper, American TV narrator (Volume One), dies at 56
1955 Highlights

About June 22, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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