On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1955

Historical Events

  • Poland & Yugoslavia sign trade agreement

Famous Birthdays

  • Georgie Born, English academic, anthropologist and musician (Henry Cow), born in Wheatley, England
  • Henry Corra, American documentarian
  • Ildik√≥ Enyedi, Hungarian film director and screenwriter (On Body and Soul), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • Joe Leeway, British instrumentalist and songwriter (Thompson Twins), born in Islington, London, England
  • Oliver Conant, American actor (Summer of '42), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Lloyd Bacon, director (Fuller Brush Girl, 42nd Street), dies at 65
1955 Highlights

About November 15, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Hernando's Hideaway - Johnston Brothers