The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2027. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1954
- February 3, 1954 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Horse in Chinese astrology.
- April 8, 1954 – A Royal Canadian Air Force Canadair Harvard collides with a Trans-Canada Airlines Canadair North Star over Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, killing 37 people.
- April 19, 1954 – The Constituent Assembly of Pakistan recognises Urdu and Bengali as the national languages of Pakistan.
- May 17, 1954 – The United States Supreme Court hands down a unanimous decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas.
- June 9, 1954 – McCarthyism: Joseph Welch, special counsel for the United States Army, lashes out at Senator Joseph McCarthy during hearings on whether Communism has infiltrated the Army giving McCarthy the famous rebuke, “You've done enough. Have you no sense of decency, sir, at long last? Have you left no sense of decency?”
- June 14, 1954 – U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs a bill into law that places the words “under God” into the United States Pledge of Allegiance.
- October 27, 1954 – Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. becomes the first African-American general in the United States Air Force.
- November 13, 1954 – Great Britain defeats France to capture the first ever Rugby League World Cup in Paris in front of around 30,000 spectators.
- November 22, 1954 – The Humane Society of the United States is founded.
Who Were Born On 1954?
- March 4, 1954 – Victoria Barnsley, English publisher
- April 24, 1954 – Captain Sensible, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Damned and Dead Men Walking)
- April 27, 1954 – Herman Edwards, American football player, coach, and sportscaster
- April 28, 1954 – Michael P. Jackson, American politician, 3rd Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security
- May 20, 1954 – Colin Sutherland, Lord Carloway, Scottish lawyer and judge
- October 3, 1954 – Stevie Ray Vaughan, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Double Trouble) (d. 1990)
- October 8, 1954 – Michael Dudikoff, American actor
- October 12, 1954 – Cheryl Rixon, Australian actress and model
- October 13, 1954 – George Frazier, American baseball player and sportscaster
- October 16, 1954 – Michael Forsyth, Baron Forsyth of Drumlean, Scottish politician, Secretary of State for Scotland