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Born on Friday January 28, 1955
Died on Friday January 28, 1955

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from January 28, 1955 at Delpher


Born on January 28

Died on January 28

Names that were popular for boys in 1955
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Peter
  7. Pieter
  8. Robert
  9. John
  10. Petrus
  11. David
  12. Gerrit
  13. Dirk
  14. Adrianus
  15. Johan
  16. Paul
Names that were popular for girls in 1955
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Elisabeth
  6. Wilhelmina
  7. Catharina
  8. Adriana
  9. Hendrika
  10. Yvonne
  11. Petronella
  12. Margaretha
  13. Mary
  14. Marianne
  15. Marie
  16. Ingrid

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1955
  • Koningin Juliana (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from September 4, 1948 till April 30, 1980 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from September 2, 1952 to October 13, 1956 the cabinet Drees II, with Dr. W. Drees (PvdA) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 10.7 million citizens.
  • May 14 » Cold War: Eight Communist bloc countries, including the Soviet Union, sign a mutual defense treaty called the Warsaw Pact.
  • June 2 » The USSR and Yugoslavia sign the Belgrade declaration and thus normalize relations between both countries, discontinued since 1948.
  • August 17 » Hurricane Diane made landfall near Wilmington, North Carolina, and it went on to cause major floods and kill more than 184 people.
  • August 20 » Battle of Philippeville: In Morocco, a force of Berbers from the Atlas Mountains region of Algeria raid two rural settlements and kill 77 French nationals.
  • August 28 » Black teenager Emmett Till is brutally murdered in Mississippi, galvanizing the nascent civil rights movement.
  • December 5 » E. D. Nixon and Rosa Parks lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
Weather January 28, 1955

The temperature on January 28, 1955 was between 1.1 °C and 9.5 °C and averaged 4.5 °C. There was 5.4 hours of sunshine (61%). The partly clouded was. The average windspeed was 4 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the south-southeast.

Source: KNMI