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
Born in 1955

Famous Deaths

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

About September 2, 1955

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Rose Marie - Slim Whitman