1955

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This article is about the year 1955.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1920s  1930s  1940s  – 1950s –  1960s  1970s  1980s
Years: 1952 1953 195419551956 1957 1958
1955 by topic:
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By country
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1955 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1955
MCMLV
Ab urbe condita 2708
Armenian calendar 1404
ԹՎ ՌՆԴ
Assyrian calendar 6705
Bahá'í calendar 111–112
Bengali calendar 1362
Berber calendar 2905
British Regnal year Eliz. 2 – 4 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2499
Burmese calendar 1317
Byzantine calendar 7463–7464
Chinese calendar 甲午(Wood Horse)
4651 or 4591
    — to —
乙未年 (Wood Goat)
4652 or 4592
Coptic calendar 1671–1672
Discordian calendar 3121
Ethiopian calendar 1947–1948
Hebrew calendar 5715–5716
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2011–2012
 - Shaka Samvat 1877–1878
 - Kali Yuga 5056–5057
Holocene calendar 11955
Igbo calendar 955–956
Iranian calendar 1333–1334
Islamic calendar 1374–1375
Japanese calendar Shōwa 30
(昭和30年)
Juche calendar 44
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4288
Minguo calendar ROC 44
民國44年
Thai solar calendar 2498

1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter B), the 1955th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 955th year of the 2nd millennium, the 55th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1950s decade.

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Britain annexes Rockall on September 18
September 30: James Dean dies in a car wreck.

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  1. ^ "Strömsund Bridge (1955)". Structurae. Retrieved 2010-10-02.