On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1955

Historical Events

  • Egypt and Saudi Arabia sign defense treaty

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBill Gates

Bill Gates, American businessman and billionaire (founder and CEO of Microsoft, richest person in the world), born in Seattle, Washington

Founder of Microsoft and Computer Scientist Bill Gates
Founder of Microsoft and Computer Scientist
Bill Gates
  • Indra Nooyi, Indian American businesswoman (CEO of PepsiCo), born in Madras, India
1955 Highlights

About October 28, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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