On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1955

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Ben-Gurion forms Israeli government

1st Prime Minister of Israel David Ben-Gurion
1st Prime Minister of Israel
David Ben-Gurion

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Burnett, American musician and composer, born in Olathe, Kansas
  • Frank Gilligan, singer (Mason Dixon-Karen Comes Around), born in Queens, New York
  • Mark Reynolds, American yachtsman (Olympic gold, Star class 1992, 2000), born in San Diego, California
1955 Highlights

About November 2, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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