knittingknots (knittingknots) wrote,
knittingknots
knittingknots

Ganked from Patty530 Again!



In 1955 (the year you were born)



Dwight Eisenhower is president of the US



Hurricane "Diane" claims 184 lives form North Carolina to New England



Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat, which leads to bus segregation being declared unconstitutional



The AFL merges with the CIO, creating the nation's largest labor union



Dr. Jonas Salk discovers a vaccine for polio



The Scrabble board game debuts



Disneyland opens in Anaheim, California



Kevin Costner, John Grisham, Arsenio Hall, Steve Jobs, and Billy Bob Thornton are born



Charlie Parker, Albert Einstein, and James Dean die



Brooklyn Dodgers win the World Series



Cleveland Browns win the NFL champion ship



Detroit Red Wings win the Stanley Cup



Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov is published





Dang. I always thought Cosner was younger than me....
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