On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1955

Historical Events

  • KCRA TV channel 3 in Sacramento, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Linda Purl, actress (Gloria-Happy Days, Matlock), born in Greenwich, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Rudolf Kattnigg, Austrian composer, dies at 60
1955 Highlights

About September 2, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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