Sunday October 09, 1955: on this day

About October 9th, 1955, in brief:

  • Historical events: Betty Jameson wins LPGA Richmond Golf Open
  • Day of the week: October 9th, 1955 was a Sunday
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra (in western zodiac), Goat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: John Lennon, Sean Lennon
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Ain't That A Shame by Pat Boone
  • #1 UK song: The Man From Laramie by Jimmy Young
  • Popular movie: Oklahoma! directed by Fred Zinnemann

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What day of the week was October 09, 1955?

October 09, 1955 was a Sunday and it was the 282nd day of the year 1955 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 09, 1955 can also be written as 10/9/1955 in the US and as 9/10/1955 in UK and Europe.

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October 09, 1955: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 09, 1955:

  • Betty jameson wins lpga richmond golf open

October 09, 1955: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

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October 09, 1955: What were the main match results that day?

NFL - American Football

  • Chicago Cardinals - Washington Redskins : 24 - 10
  • Los Angeles Rams - Detroit Lions : 17 - 10
  • New York Giants - Pittsburgh Steelers : 23 - 30
  • Philadelphia Eagles - Cleveland Browns : 17 - 21
  • San Francisco 49ers - Chicago Bears : 20 - 19

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October 09, 1955: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 9th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

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

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October 09, 1955: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 09, 1955 is Goat and the associated element is Wood.

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October 09, 1955: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 09, 1955 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 09, 1955 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 October 09, 1955 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 26% full, rising at 12:16 am and setting at 03:30 pm.

The previous full moon was on Oct 01, 1955 while the next full moon would come on Oct 31, 1955.

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Who was born on October 09, 1955?

Famous people born on October 09, 1955:

  • Leonardo Padura

    Cuban writer famous for his Havana Quartet series.

  • Linwood Boomer

    Known for his role as Adam Kendall on the TV series 'Little House on the Prairie.

  • Peter Saville

    English graphic designer and artist director.

  • Steve Ovett

    England, united kingdom -- runner (1980 olympics - 800m gold, 1500m bronze).

  • Darrell Hammond


  • Maryse Toulousy

    Dominique toulousy's wife, a french sommelier.

  • Thierry Herzog
  • Sabine von Maydell
  • Grazia Di Michele
  • Alessandro Meluzzi
  • Massimo Milone
  • María Antonieta Cámpoli
  • Mahmoud Hojjati
  • Shona Laing
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes

Whose famous birthday is on October 9th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 9th:

  • John Lennon
    John Lennon

    British singer, lennon is an icon in popular culture.

  • Sean Lennon
    Sean Lennon

    American musician, yoko ono is the son of john lennon, rock 'n' roll superstar, and his second wife.

  • Mona Singh
    Mona Singh

    Mona singh is an indian actress known for her role in the popular tv show jassi jaissi koi nahin.

  • Danièle Delorme
    Danièle Delorme

    French actress and producer of film, the daughter a noted painter and resistance worker andra (c) girard.

  • Tony Shalhoub
    Tony Shalhoub

    American actor best known for his roles as neurotic men in the tv series "monk", and "wings".

  • Scott Bakula
    Scott Bakula

    American actor and star of the tv series "quantum leap," and "star trek enterprise.

  • Brian Blessed
    Brian Blessed

    British actor, stage and screen, well-known for his aggressive portrayals.

  • Joe McFadden
    Joe McFadden

    Scottish actor.

  • Lila Kedrova
    Lila Kedrova

    Russian-born actress (born 1918).

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How old is someone born on October 09, 1955?

Someone born on October 09, 1955 is:

68 years 9 months old,

or 825 months and 9 days old,

or 3588 weeks and 4 days old,

or 25120 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 09, 1955?

There are 83 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday October 9th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 09, 1955?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on October 09, 1955.

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October 09, 1955: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on October 09, 1955:

  • Theodor Innitzer

    Austrian cardinal (born in 1875).

  • Alice Joyce
  • Vicleffo Scamuzzi
  • Joseph Vollmer
  • José Revilla Haya

What famous deaths happened on October 9th?

Famous deaths on October 9th:

  • Jacques Brel
    Jacques Brel

    Belgian-born french composer and lyricist, as well as singer.

  • Jean Rochefort
    Jean Rochefort

    Jean rochefort was a french actor known for his roles in popular french films such as the hairdresser's husband and ridicule.

  • Roy Black
    Roy Black

    German pop singer who sings romantic songs.

  • Miriam Hopkins
    Miriam Hopkins

    American actress and brittle leading woman of the '30s, who made many films.

  • Marie Doro
    Marie Doro

    American actress (born in 1882).

  • Carol Bruce
    Carol Bruce

    American actress and singer (d. 2007).

  • David Dukes
    David Dukes

    San francisco, california -- actor.

  • Jan Hooks
    Jan Hooks

    American actress and comedienne (b. 1957).

  • Oskar Schindler

    Czech businessman who joined nazi party and became double agent.

  • Jacques Derrida

    French-algerian educator and philosopher who taught at both the sorbonne 1960-1964, and at the ens 1965-1965.

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October 09, 1955: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 09, 1955 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 3rd and October 9th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

October 09, 1955: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 09, 1955 was Ain't That A Shame by Pat Boone, according to the music chart for the week October 3rd and October 9th.

  1. - Ain't That A Shame
  2. - The Yellow Rose Of Texas
  3. - Seventeen
  4. - Autumn Leaves
  5. - The Bible Tells Me So

October 09, 1955: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on October 09, 1955 was The Man From Laramie by Jimmy Young, according to the music chart for the week October 3rd and October 9th.

  1. - The Man From Laramie youtube
  2. - Rose Marie youtube
  3. - Blue Star (The Medic Theme) youtube
  4. - Cool Water youtube
  5. - The Yellow Rose Of Texas youtube

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Who was the US President on October 09, 1955?

On October 09, 1955 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 09, 1955?

On October 09, 1955 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 09, 1955?

On October 09, 1955 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about October 9th?

October 9th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 9th day of the month of October. 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 October 9th, such as:

  • 2018 - American music awards 2018: taylor swift, an american singer, wins four trophies including artist of the year. she also holds 23 american music awards. whitney houston was beaten by taylor swift.
  • 2017 - Nobel memorial prize in economic sciences: the nobel prize committee awards american richard thaler, the sveriges rinksbank prize in economic sciences in memoriam alfred nobel, "for his contributions in behavioral economics." his research focuses on the psychology and conflict between what we plan to do for the financial future and what we plan to do for the present. (nobel,
  • 2016 - Conflict between kurdish and turkish kurds (2015-present). a pkk car bomb killed at least 17 people in turkey's southeast hakkari province.

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What happened in 1955?

1955 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • WBBJ TV channel 7 in Jackson, TN (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Catch a Star opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 23 performances
  • J van Tilburg appointed Governor of Suriname

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What was the calendar for October 1955?

October 1955 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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.

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Sunday October 9, 1955