What Happened on October 1, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Honeymooners" premieres
  • Piet Lieftinck becomes director v/h IMF (World bank)
  • WORA TV channel 5 in Mayaguez, PR (TCI) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Duško Tadić, Bosnian Serb
  • Howard Hewett, rock vocalist (Shalamar), born in Akron, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Christie, American film studio owner (b. 1880)