On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1955

Historical Events

  • "Catch a Star" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Eisenhower suffers a heart attack on vacation in Denver

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Washington Senators lose their 99th & 100th games of season

Famous Birthdays

  • Riccardo Illy, Italian politician and businessman, Born in Trieste, Italy
1955 Highlights

About September 24, 1955

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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