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The following events occurred in February 1955:

February 1, 1955 (Tuesday)Edit

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February 6, 1955 (Sunday)Edit

February 7, 1955 (Monday)Edit

February 8, 1955 (Tuesday)Edit

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February 10, 1955 (Thursday)Edit

  • The United States Seventh Fleet helps the Republic of China evacuate Chinese Nationalist army and residents from the Tachen Islands to Taiwan.
  • Born:Chris Adams, English wrestler and judoka (d. 2001)

February 11, 1955 (Friday)Edit

February 12, 1955 (Saturday)Edit

  • U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower sends the first U.S. advisors to South Vietnam.
  • Died:

February 13, 1955 (Sunday)Edit

Died: Marcella Mariani, 19, Italian actress and model, one of 29 people killed when a Sabena Douglas DC-6 crashes on Mount Terminillo, near Rieti, Italy.

February 14, 1955 (Monday)Edit

February 15, 1955 (Tuesday)Edit

February 16, 1955 (Wednesday)Edit

  • Nearly 100 die in a fire at a home for the elderly in Yokohama, Japan.

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February 21, 1955 (Monday)Edit

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February 23, 1955 (Wednesday)Edit

  • Died: Paul Claudel, 86, French poet, dramatist, and diplomat

February 24, 1955 (Thursday)Edit

  • Born: Steve Jobs, US businessman and founder of Apple Inc, in San Francisco, California (died 2011)

February 25, 1955 (Friday)Edit

February 26, 1955 (Saturday)Edit

February 27, 1955 (Sunday)Edit

February 28, 1955 (Monday)Edit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Telgrams in Brief". The Times (53159). London. 7 February 1955. col C-D, p. 6.
  2. ^ "Lichen Island". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-06-14.
  3. ^ Isenberg, Michael T., Shield of the Republic: The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace, Volume I: 1945-1962, New York: St. Martin's Press, ISBN 0-312-09911-8, p. 614.
  4. ^ "Roma". UrbanRail.Net. 2004. Archived from the original on 3 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-06-15.
  5. ^ "Sinking Ship's Crew Of 15 Saved". The Times (53166). London. 15 February 1955. col C, p. 8.
  6. ^ Brief History of Cambodian Red Cross[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ Leifer, Michael (2005). Chin Kin Wah, Leo Suryadinata (ed.). Michael Leifer: Selected Works on Southeast Asia. ISBN 978-981-230-270-0.
  8. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1302 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7