December 9th, 1955

December 9th, 1955, fell on a Friday. It was day 343 of 1955. The decade was the 1950s.

65 years, 2 months and 29 days have passed since December 9th, 1955.



Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 65 years, 2 months and 29 days have passed since December 9th, 1955.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 1955.
  • Leap Year: 1955 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 9th, 1955, will be 65 years of age.
  • People born in 1955 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 9th, 1955:

  • December 1st, 1955: Activist Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to white passengers.
  • This date: December 9th, 1955
  • December 10th, 1955: The first episode of "Mighty Mouse Playhouse" is broadcast on CBS.
  • December 26th, 1955: NFL: The Cleveland Browns defeat the Los Angeles Rams 38-14 to win the 1955 NFL Championship Game.
  • January 8th, 1956: Five Evangelical Christian missionaries from the United States are killed by the Huaorani people of the rain forest of Ecuador.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 9th, 1955, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1955 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 9th, 1955 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Fury - American Western series about ranch operator Jim Newton and his adopted son Joey Clark.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • Annie Oakley - American Western series that fictionalizes the life of sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • Our Miss Brooks - Sitcom about a high school teacher called Constance "Connie" Brooks.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • The Colgate Comedy Hour - Comedy-musical that featured various comedians and entertainers.

1955 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1955.

  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Father Knows Best
  • Lassie
  • Adventures of Superman
  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

1955 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1955:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people that were born on the 9th of December:


US President

Who was the US President on December 9th, 1955?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 9th, 1955?

  • Sir Anthony Eden was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 9th, 1955 was probably conceived around the 1st of March, 1955. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 9th, 1955 is the 17th of September, 1956. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on December 9th, 1955.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 9th, 1955.

  • 23,830 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,058,912,000 seconds have passed since the December 9th, 1955.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,402,064,000 times.
  • Since December 9th, 1955, earth has travelled approximately 1,062,398,592,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 343,152,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 177,066,432 steps. That's about 78,696 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,706,944 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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