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


Person of interestWhoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg [Caryn Johnson], American actress, comedian and singer (Color Purple, Burglar), born in NYC, New York


1955 Highlights

About November 13, 1955

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

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