On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1955

Historical Events

  • "Pipe Dream" opens at Shubert Theater, NYC; runs for 245 performances
  • Argentine government disbands Peronistic party

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Gray, English soccer player
  • Billy Idol [William Broad], British-American pop-punk singer ("White Wedding"; "Dancing With Myself"), born in Stanmore, England
  • Kevin Conroy, American actor (Tour of Duty, Another World), born in Westport, Connecticut
  • Richard Burr, American politician

Famous Deaths

  • Josip Slavenski, Croatian composer, dies at 59
1955 Highlights

About November 30, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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