On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1955

Historical Events

Sports History

New York Yankee Whitey Ford becomes 5th MLB pitcher to hurl consecutive 1 hitters

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Efim Zelmanov, Russian-American mathematician, born in Khabarovsk, Russia
  • Mira Furlan, Croatian actress (Babylon 5), born in Zagreb, Croatia

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Rabel, Austrian-American lawyer, human rights activist, and author (The Conflict of Laws: A Comparative Study), dies at 81
1955 Highlights

About September 7, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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