1954 in the United States

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1954 in the United States
Years: 1951 1952 195319541955 1956 1957

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Events from the year 1954 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

January 21: USS Nautilus, the first nuclear-powered submarine

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July[edit]

  • July 1 – The United States officially begins using the international unit of the nautical mile, equal to 6,076.11549 ft. or 1,852 meters.
  • July 15 – The maiden flight of the Boeing 367-80 (or Dash 80), a prototype of the Boeing 707 series.

August[edit]

  • August 16 – The first issue of Sports Illustrated magazine is published in the United States.

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Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]


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May[edit]

June[edit]

  • June 25 – Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since 2009.

July[edit]

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Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ s:Mutual Defense Treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of China
  2. ^ Dente, Christopher J. (March 2005). "Joseph E. Murray (1919– )". Archives of Surgery. American Medical Association. 

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