On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1955

Historical Events

  • Kripal Singh scores 100 on Test Cricket debut, India v NZ
  • Polly Umrigar scores India's 1st Test Cricket double century, 223 v NZ

Famous Birthdays

  • Thea Vidale, American actress and comedian (Thea, Family Matters), born in Washington D. C.
  • Timothy Mace, British cosmonaut, (d. 2014)
1955 Highlights

About November 20, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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