On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1955

Famous Birthdays

  • Ghulam Parkar, Indian cricketer (Indian batsman v England 1982), born in Kaluste, Maharashtra, India

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Radcliffe-Brown, British Anthropologist (Structural Functionalism and studies of Andaman Islanders and Australian Aborigines), dies at 74
1955 Highlights

About October 24, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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