On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1955

Historical Events

  • KMVT TV channel 11 in Twin Falls, ID (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Said el-Mufti forms Jordan government
  • Tunisia begins domestic self governing

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBrian Kobilka

Brian Kobilka, American Nobel Prize winning chemistry professor (G protein-coupled receptors), born in Little Falls, Minnesota

Professor Brian Kobilka
Professor
Brian Kobilka
  • Jake "The Snake" Roberts, American wrestler, born in Gainesville, Texas
  • Nicky "Topper" Headon, English drummer (Clash-Complete Control)
1955 Highlights

About May 30, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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