On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1955

Historical Events

  • Swiss inventor George de Mestral is granted a patent for what would become known as Velcro

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Morris, American jazz musician, born in New Haven, Connecticut
1955 Highlights

About September 13, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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