On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1955

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dutch premiere of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot"

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett

Famous Birthdays

  • Cyprien Ntaryamira, 5th President of Burundi (1994) who was assassinated at the start of the Rwandan genocide, born in Mubimbi, Bujumbura Rural Province, Burundi (d. 1994)
1955 Highlights

About March 6, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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