On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1955

Historical Events

Sports History

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits 550' HR off Chicago Billy Pierce

Famous Birthdays

  • Edino Nazareth Filho, Brazilian football player
  • Hugh Marsh, Canadian session, touring, and jazz electric violinist, born in Montreal, Quebec
1955 Highlights

About June 5, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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