Wednesday September 01, 1954: on this day

About September 1st, 1954, in brief:

  • Historical events: Hurricane Carol strikes Long Island / New England, kills 68
  • Day of the week: September 1st, 1954 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Barry Gibb, Gloria Estefan
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Skokiaan by Four Lads
  • #1 UK song: Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra
  • Popular movie: La Strada directed by Federico Fellini

More about September 1st, 1954? See below for more news and curiosities on September 1st, 1954.

Table of contents

calendar

What day of the week was September 01, 1954?


September 01, 1954 was a Wednesday and it was the 244th day of the year 1954 in the Gregorian calendar.

September 01, 1954 can also be written as 9/1/1954 in the US and as 1/9/1954 in UK and Europe.

September 01, 1954 in September 1954 calendar

September 1954
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
history

September 01, 1954: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on September 01, 1954:

  • Hurricane carol strikes long island / new england, kills 68
  • Ted kluszewski is 1st cin red to hit 40 hrs en route to 49

September 01, 1954: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

Browse magazine from September 01, 1954

Looking for other vintage memories?
Look at our old newspapers and magazines page

Discover our newspaper digital archive from September 01, 1954

Browse newspapers from September 01, 1954
historic newspapers
zodiac

September 01, 1954: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


 zodiac sign

The Zodiac and Astrological sign for September 1st is Virgo.

Virgo is the 6th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between August 23rd and September 22nd belong to the Virgo sign: discover Virgo personality and who should a Virgo marry.

Babies born in September are either Virgo or Libra. People born before September 22nd are Virgo, while people born from September 23rd have the sign of Libra.

Discover the personality of September born.

Unlock the Mysteries of September 01, 1954! Claim Your Free Numerology Report Now

September 01, 1954: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Horse chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for September 01, 1954 is Horse and the associated element is Wood.

Discover the Horse personality and how the Wood Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

Reveal Your Destiny with a Complimentary Eastern Astrology Reading Get Your Astrology Reading Now

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on September 1st, 1954 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

see horoscope and birth chart for September 01, 1954
Planetary positions on  - Geocentric view
zodiac

September 01, 1954: What was the moon phase on that day?


Moon phase

27%

The moon phase on September 01, 1954 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on September 01, 1954 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on September 01, 1954 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 27% full, rising at 10:35 am and setting at 09:33 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 14, 1954 while the next full moon would come on Sep 12, 1954.

Unveil Your Inner Self: Discover Your Moon Sign Now!

Your place in the Universe on September 01, 1954

star banner

We are proud to bring you the most beautiful and accurate map of the stars on your day

Get your Star Map Now!
birthday

Who was born on September 01, 1954?


Famous people born on September 01, 1954:

  • Cynthia Kenyon

    Known for her research on the genetic regulation of aging.

  • Rian Malan

    Rian Malan is a South African journalist and memoirist known for his work on apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa.

  • Dave Lumley

    Canadian ice hockey player.

  • Dan Severson

    Politician.

  • Robert Kocharian

    Statesman.

  • Gabor Ormai

    Viola player.

  • Richard Burden

    English politician.

  • Bernard Birsinger
  • Sammy Barbot
  • Glenn Keeley
  • Manuel Díaz Vega
  • Alain Vigneron
  • Filip Vujanović
  • Leonardo Re Cecconi
  • Giorgio Fossa

Whose famous birthday is on September 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on September 1st:

  • Barry Gibb
    Barry Gibb

    Australian-british pop musician.

  • Gloria Estefan
    Gloria Estefan

    Cuban-born american singer and songwriter, actress, and entrepreneur.

  • Lily Tomlin
    Lily Tomlin

    Lily Tomlin is an American actress and comedian with a successful career in film and television.

  • Vittorio Gassman
    Vittorio Gassman

    Italian actor, seen onscreen since 1946 in italy.

  • Conway Twitty
    Conway Twitty

    American singer-songwriter, with more no.

  • Alan Dershowitz
    Alan Dershowitz

    American lawyer, professor, and writer.

  • Ann Richards
    Ann Richards

    American politician who was elected governor of texas on 11/06/1990.

  • Anne Ramsey
    Anne Ramsey

    American actress (d. 1988).

  • Zoe Lister-Jones
    Zoe Lister-Jones

    American actress and director.

  • Burn Gorman
    Burn Gorman

    American-born english actor and musician.

See more famous people and celebrities born on September 1st

birthday

How old is someone born on September 01, 1954?


Someone born on September 01, 1954 is:

69 years 8 months old,

or 836 months and 26 days old,

or 3638 weeks and 5 days old,

or 25471 days old,

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

Use our Age Calculator to know the age of a person given the birthdate.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on September 01, 1954?

There are 97 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday September 1st 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on September 01, 1954?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on September 01, 1954.

RIP

September 01, 1954: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on September 01, 1954:

  • Harry Cording

What famous deaths happened on September 1st?

Famous deaths on September 1st:

  • Jerry Reed
    Jerry Reed

    American country western singer, songwriter and recording artist.

  • Shelley Berman
    Shelley Berman

    Stand-up comedian and actor known for his comedic routines.

  • Ethel Waters
    Ethel Waters

    American singer, who sang at a local bar on her 14th birthday.

  • Helen Haye
    Helen Haye

    Actress (girl in a taxi, spy in black), is killed at 83.

  • Wladyslaw Gomulka

    Polish communist leader.

  • Johnavon LaFontaine

    Renowned news anchor known for his distinctive voice and storytelling.

  • Ammi Brown

    Pioneering chemist who made significant advancements in organic chemistry.

  • Nillie McClung

    Canadian suffragette and author known for her influential writings on women's rights.

  • Luismanuel Alvarez

    Luismanuel Alvarez was a renowned physicist known for his work in particle physics and nuclear energy.

  • Jacques Cartier

    French explorer who claimed what is now Canada for France.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on September 1st

holidays

September 01, 1954: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on September 01, 1954:

  • Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
  • Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
  • Church of England - Saint Giles
  • Cameroon - Jour d'Union Nationale Camerounaise
  • Libya - Revolution Day (1969)
  • Russia - Knowledge Day
  • Singapore - Teacher's Day
  • Start of the partridge-shooting season ("St.Partridge").
  • Slovakia - Constitution Day
vinyl songs

September 01, 1954: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on September 01, 1954 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 30th and September 5th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


September 01, 1954: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on September 01, 1954 was Skokiaan by Four Lads, according to the music chart for the week August 30th and September 5th.

September 01, 1954: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on September 01, 1954 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 30th and September 5th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Skokiaan
  2. - If I Give My Heart to You
  3. - I Need You Now

September 01, 1954: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on September 01, 1954 was Three Coins In The Fountain by Frank Sinatra, according to the music chart for the week August 30th and September 5th.

September 01, 1954: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on September 01, 1954 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 30th and September 5th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Three Coins In The Fountain
  2. - Cara Mia
  3. - Little Things Mean A Lot
  4. - My Friend
  5. - Hold My Hand

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

send a message
birthday card
birthday club

Was September 01, 1954 your birth date ?

If yes, join our birthday club!

join birthday club

September 01, 1954: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on September 01, 1954 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

La Strada

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Giulietta Masina, Richard Basehart, Aldo Silvani

Country: United States of America

Journey to Italy

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Roberto Rossellini

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, George Sanders, Maria Mauban, Anna Proclemer

Country: United States of America

Brigadoon

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Gene Kelly, Van Johnson, Cyd Charisse, Elaine Stewart

Country: United States of America

Sabrina

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, Walter Hampden

Country: United States of America

Senso

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Farley Granger, Alida Valli, Massimo Girotti, Heinz Moog

Country: United States of America

September 01, 1954: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on September 01, 1954 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Greatest Gift

Release year: 1954

Paradise Island

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Bert Glennon

Gamble on Love

Release year: 1954

The Blue Angel

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

A Time to Live

Release year: 1954

Directed by: Rick Wallace

September 01, 1954: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on September 01, 1954 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

A Time To Love And A Time To Die by Erich Maria Remarque

A Time To Love And A Time To Die

By:

The classic wartime German author, A Time to Love & a Time to Die is a reminiscence of the harrowing insights in his masterpiece All Quiet on Western Front.

Cell 2455 Death Row by Caryl Chessman

Cell 2455 Death Row

By:

Caryl Chessman, a 27-year-old petty crime, was sentenced to death in California for two counts of sexual assault in June 1948. This case is still one of the most important in California.

Forty Plus And Fancy Free by Emily Kimbrough

Forty Plus And Fancy Free

By:

Non-Fiction, Travel and Adventure, American Literature, Women's Literature

But We Were Born Free by Elmer Holmes Davis

But We Were Born Free

By:

Book by Davis, Elmer Holmes

Never Victorious, Never Defeated by Taylor Caldwell

Never Victorious, Never Defeated

By:

Personal Name: Caldwell Taylor, 1900-1985. Main Title: Never victorious, never defeated. Published/Created by McGraw-Hill, New York [1954] Description: 549 p. 21 cm.

history

Who was the US President on September 01, 1954?

On September 01, 1954 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 01, 1954?

On September 01, 1954 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 01, 1954?

On September 01, 1954 the Pope was Pius XII.

history

What is special about September 1st?

September 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of September. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on September 1st, such as:

  • 2018 - Dahyan air strike, yemeni civil war (2015): saudi arabia and united arab emirates claim that 51 people were killed in the attack on a yemeni school bus by a saudi arabian plane.
  • 2017 - 2017 atlantic hurricane season: hurricane irma is now a category 2 hurricane with sustained winds of 110 miles an hour (175 km per hour) and is expected to continue strengthening this weekend, increasing the risk when it approaches the leeward islands in the caribbean.
  • 2016 - 2016 gabonese protests. large explosions and gunfire were reported in libreville, gabonese capital. this is as security forces clashed with jean ping supporters protesting the election results that indicate president ali bongo ondimba won narrowly. jean ping, an opposition leader, claims that two people were killed when military helicopters attacked the union of forces for change headquarters. internet is also cut in libreville, the capital.

Find out more about September 1st

history

What happened in 1954?

1954 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Ernest Blochs 4th string quartet, premieres
  • Ivan Filin wins Berne marathon
  • WSFA TV channel 12 in Montgomery, AL (NBC) begins broadcasting

Do you remember 1954? Enjoy your trip down memory lane with Takemeback.to

history

What was the calendar for September 1954?

September 1954 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with September being the 9th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how September 1954 calendar looked like.

Wednesday September 1, 1954