On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1955

Historical Events

  • Herb Score sets rookie record of 235 strikeouts (en route 245)

Music releaseMusic Recording

Little Richard records "Tutti Frutti" at J & M Studio in New Orleans

Singer-Songwriter and Rock 'n' Roll Pioneer Little Richard
Singer-Songwriter and Rock 'n' Roll Pioneer
Little Richard

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Berlin, American saxophonist, keyboardist and record producer (Los Lobos, Top Jimmy & the Rhythm Pigs), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Carl Weiskopf, German Czech writer, dies at 55
1955 Highlights

About September 14, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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