On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1955

Historical Events

  • Mgr Alfrink appointed archbishop of Utrecht

Famous Deaths

  • Alban Collignon, Belgian sport journalist, dies at 74
  • William Woodward Jr., American businessman and horse breeder (Hanover National Bank), is shot by his wife after being mistaken for an intruder at 35
1955 Highlights

About October 31, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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