On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1955

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Willie Mays (Giants) homers off Vern Law (Pirates) in both ends of DH

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays
  • Willie Mays is 7th player to reach 50 HRs in a season

Famous Birthdays

  • Christine Oddy, British member European parliament, born in Coventry, England
1955 Highlights

About September 20, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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