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Number of Records Matching Query: 109
 
POPULAR TV SHOWS 1955EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st January 1955
Description: TOP TV SHOWS OF 1955
 
Summary: 1955-56 1 The $64,000 Question CBS 2 I Love Lucy CBS 3 The Ed Sullivan Show CBS 4 Disneyland ABC 5 The Jack Benny Program CBS 6 December Bride CBS 7 You Bet Your Life NBC 8 Dragnet NBC 9 I've Got a Secret CBS 10 General Electric Theater CBS 11 Private Secretary (tie) CBS 11 The Ford Television Theater (tie) NBC 13 The Red Skelton Show CBS 14 The George Gobel Show NBC 15 The $64,000 Challenge CBS 16 Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts CBS 17 The Lineup CBS 18 Shower of Stars CBS 19 The Perry Como Show NBC 20 The Honeymooners CBS 
 

BRIAN RAYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 4th January 1955
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

ROWAN ATKINSONBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 6th January 1955
Description: Actor, comedian, UK
 

MICK COCKSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th January 1955
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 

TOM ARDOLINOBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th January 1955
Description: Drummer, USA
 

PAUL KELLYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th January 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, Australia
 

STEVE EARLEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 17th January 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA
 

KEVIN COSTNERBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 18th January 1955
Description: Actor, USA
 

EDDIE VAN HALENBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 26th January 1955
Description: Guitarist,Pianist, USA
 

SHANE HOWARDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 26th January 1955
Description: Singer, Songwriter, Composer
 

GREG NORMANBORN
 
Event Date: 10th February 1955
Description: Golfer - Australia
 
Summary: BORN IN QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA.RANKED NUMBER ON GOLFER IN THE 1980;s AND THE 1990's. 
 

BILL LASWELLBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th February 1955
Description: Bassist, Producer, Arranger, USA
 

JEFF DANIELSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Acting
Event Date: 19th February 1955
Description: Actor, Playwright, USA
 

KELSEY GRAMMERBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting, Comedian
Event Date: 21st February 1955
Description: Actor, USA
 

HOWARD JONESBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 23rd February 1955
Description: Vocalist, keyboardists, UK
 

STEVE JOBSBORN
 
Sub Title: Non Entertainer
Event Date: 24th February 1955
Description: Apple Inc.
 

ANDY GIBBBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th March 1955
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

CHERYL BAKERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 8th March 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 

CHARLIE PARKERDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th March 1955
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, Instrumentalists, USA
 

CHARLIE PARKEREVENT
 
Event Date: 13th March 1955
 

SHIRLEY COLLIE NELSONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 16th March 1955
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 

BRUCE WILLISBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 19th March 1955
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA
 

IAN MOSSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 20th March 1955
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Vocalist, Australia
 

ERROL GRAYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st March 1955
Description: Vocalist, Comedian
 

JAMES HOUSEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st March 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1955EVENT
 
Event Date: 26th March 1955
 
Summary: BILL HAYES. "THE BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT" 
 

REBA MCENTIREBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th March 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actor , Composer, USA
 

RANDY VAN WARMERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 30th March 1955
Description: Singer, songwriter
 

ANGUS YOUNGBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st March 1955
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 

JOHN MOONEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 3rd April 1955
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

BILLY BOB THORNTONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 4th April 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
 

LEANNE DOUGLASBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th April 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
 

TOMMY CASTROBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th April 1955
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

ED TOWNSENDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 16th April 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

ELLEN BARKINBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 16th April 1955
Description: Actress, USA
 

ALBERT EINSTEIN DIESEVENT
 
Event Date: 19th April 1955
 

DENISE SCOTTBORN
 
Sub Title: Actress
Event Date: 24th April 1955
Description: Comedian, Australia
 

EDDIE JOBSONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th April 1955
Description: Keyboardist, Composer, UK
 

STEVE JONESBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 3rd May 1955
Description: Guitarist, UK
 

RICK WAKEMANBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 4th May 1955
Description: Keyboardist, Composer, UK
 

ROBERT ELLIS ORRALLBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 4th May 1955
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

KIX BROOKSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th May 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

DEBRA WINGERBORN
 
Sub Title: Actor, Musician
Event Date: 16th May 1955
Description: Actress, USA
 

HAZEL OCONNORBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 16th May 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, UK
 

COUNTRY DICK MONTANABORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 17th May 1955
Description: Drummer, US
 

LES KACZMAREKBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 18th May 1955
Description: Bassist, Australia
 

STAN LYNCHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st May 1955
Description: American songwriter and record producer. drummer
 

JERRY DAMMERSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 22nd May 1955
Description: Keyboardist, UK
 

ROSANNE CASHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 24th May 1955
Description: Singer - USA
 

DICK CURLESSDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 25th May 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

JOHN GRIMALDIBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 25th May 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, GB
 

MIKE PORCAROBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 29th May 1955
Description: Bassist, USA
 

TOPPER HEADONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 30th May 1955
Description: Drummer, UK
 

TOMMY EMMANUELBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st May 1955
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 

MICHAEL STEELEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 2nd June 1955
Description: Guitarist, Vocals, USA
 

DENNIS FLEMIONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 6th June 1955
Description: Drums, USA
 

ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK - SONGEVENT
 
Event Date: 6th June 1955
Description: The song is ranked No. 158 on the Rolling Stone magazine
 
Summary: Stays at #1 for eight weeks. USA. 1955."Rock Around the Clock" is a 12-bar-blues-based song written by Max C. Freedman and James E. Myers (the latter under the pseudonym "Jimmy De Knight" in 1952. First recorded by Italian-American band Sonny Dae and His Knights on March 20, 1954. 
 

JOEY SCARBURYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 7th June 1955
Description: Vocalist
 

MARK REALEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 7th June 1955
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

WAYNE HORSBURGHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th June 1955
Description: Vocalist, Yodeller, Australia
 

JOHN WAITEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 4th July 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 

ERIC WATSON - (PIANIST)BORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th July 1955
Description: Pianist, Arranger, Composer, USA
 

BILL HALEYEVENT
 
Event Date: 9th July 1955
 
Summary: " ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK" FIRST ROCK RECORD TO GET TO THE TOP OF THE USA CHARTS. 1955 
 

TOM HANKSBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 9th July 1955
Description: Actor, USA
 

CHRIS WHITE - SAXOPHONEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th July 1955
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, UK
 

HOWIE EPSTEINBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st July 1955
Description: Bassist, US
 

TACO OSKERSEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st July 1955
Description: Vocalist, Germany
 

CARMEN MIRANDADIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 5th August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actress,Dancer, USA
 

ANDREW B STERLINGDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th August 1955
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA
 

JOE JACKSONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, UK
 

MULGREW MILLERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 13th August 1955
Description: Pianist, USA
 

MARY-ANNE FAHEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 19th August 1955
Description: Actress, comedian and writer.
 

ELVIS COSTELLOBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 25th August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Gutarist, Composer, UK
 

JOHN MCGEOCHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 25th August 1955
Description: Guitarist, UK
 

BRUCE FOXTONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 1st September 1955
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK
 

LES WILSONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 10th September 1955
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, UK
 

HIRAM BULLOCKBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th September 1955
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

JAY OSMONDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th September 1955
Description: Vocalist
 

LITTLE RICHARDEVENT
 
Event Date: 14th September 1955
 

REX SMITHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 19th September 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
 

CARLENE CARTERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 26th September 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 

EDDIE FISHER AND DEBBIE REYNOLDSEVENT
 
Event Date: 26th September 1955
 
Summary: MARRY IN 1955. 
 

KENNY KIRKLANDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 28th September 1955
Description: Pianist, USA
 

JAMES DEANEVENT
 
Event Date: 30th September 1955
 

JAMES DEANDIED
 
Sub Title: Acting
Event Date: 30th September 1955
Description: Actor, USA
 

PHIL OAKEYBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 2nd October 1955
Description: Vocalist, songwriter and producer. UK
 

ANN LEUBABORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 3rd October 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia
 

LONNIE PITCHFORDBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 8th October 1955
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 

DAVID LEE ROTHBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 10th October 1955
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

BUDDY HOLLYEVENT
 
Event Date: 15th October 1955
 

ERIC FAULKNERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 21st October 1955
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, Scottish
 

RUBY HUNTERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 31st October 1955
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Australia
 

DAVE ALVINBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 11th November 1955
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

LESLIE MCKEOWNBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 12th November 1955
Description: Vocalist, Scotland
 

JAMES PRICE JOHNSONDIED
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 17th November 1955
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
 

ELVIS PRESLEYEVENT
 
Event Date: 22nd November 1955
 
Summary: IN 1955 SIGNS CONTRACT WITH COLONEL TOM PARKER 
 

CLEM BURKEBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 24th November 1955
Description: Drummer, USA
 

BILLY IDOLBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 30th November 1955
Description: Vocalist, UK
 

MARK REYNOLDSBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Musician, Musician
Event Date: 2nd December 1955
Description: Violinist, AU
 

RICK BUCKLERBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 6th December 1955
Description: Drummer, Vocalist
 

MIKE NOLANBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 7th December 1955
Description: Vocalist, Ireland
 

NATHAN EASTBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 8th December 1955
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, USA
 

JOHNNY CASHEVENT
 
Event Date: 15th December 1955
 

PAUL SIMONONBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 15th December 1955
Description: Bassist, UK
 

CARL PERKINSEVENT
 
Event Date: 19th December 1955
 

LAVERN BAKEREVENT
 
Event Date: 21st December 1955
 

GRACE KNIGHTBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 23rd December 1955
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

GARY VALENTINE LACHMANBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician, Composer
Event Date: 24th December 1955
Description: Writer and Musician.
 

SANNE SALOMONSENBORN
 
Sub Title: Musician
Event Date: 30th December 1955
Description: Vocalist, Denmark
 

 
 
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