Historical Events on December 2, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Hit the Trail" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Frank Selvy of Milwaukee sets then NBA record of 24 of 26 free throws
  • Taiwan (ROC) & US sign the Mutual Defense Treaty, preventing Mainland China (PRC) from taking Taiwan between 1955-1979
  • US Senate censures Joeseph McCarthy (Sen-R-Wisc) for "conduct that tends to bring Senate into dishonor & disrepute"