What Happened on October 9, 1955

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Betty Jameson wins LPGA Richmond Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Linwood Boomer, actor (Adam-Little House on the Prairie), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • Steve Ovett, England, runner (Olympics-800m gold, 1500m bronze-1980)

Famous Deaths

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