What Happened on March 2, 1955

Historical Events

  • King Norodom Sihanukh of Cambodia succeeded by his father
  • William Inge's "Bus Stop" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Dale Bosworth, TV host (America's Most Wanted)
  • Dale Bozzio, vocalist (Missing Persons-Destination Unknown), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jawanza Kobie, American jazz pianist and composer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jay Osmond, American singer and drummer (Osmond Brothers - "One Way Ticket to Anywhere"), born in Ogden, Utah
  • Ken Salazar, American politician
  • Shoko Asahara [Chizuo Matsumoto], Japanese sect leader
Born in 1955

About March 2, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Softly, Softly - Ruby Murray