On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Linwood Boomer, Canadian-American actor (Adam-Little House on the Prairie), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Steve Ovett, British athlete (Olympics gold 800m, bronze 1500m 1980), born in Brighton, England

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65