On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1955

Historical Events


Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Elvis Presley makes his 1st TV appearance on a broadcast of radio show "Louisiana Hayride"

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley

Famous Deaths

  • Katharine Drexel, American philanthropist and Roman Catholic Saint, dies at 96
1955 Highlights

About March 3, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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