On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1955

Historical Events

  • 1st live telecast from non-contiguous foreign country-Havana Cuba
  • Argentine general Pedro Aramburu succeeds E Lonardi as president

Famous Birthdays

Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg [Caryn Johnson], American comedian, actress (The Color Purple; Sister Act), singer, and TV host (The View), born in NYC, New York

1955 Highlights

About November 13, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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