On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1955

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cub Sam Jones is 1st black to pitch no-hitter (Pirates, 4-0)

Famous Birthdays

  • Kix Brooks, singer (Brooks & Dunn-Brand New Man), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
1955 Highlights

About May 12, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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