What Happened in Oct 1954

  • 1954 World Series

    The 1954 World Series matched the National League champion New York Giants against the American League champion Cleveland Indians. The Giants swept... Read more

  • Hurricane Hazel

    Leaving a death toll in Hati of more than 200 and an injured list of at least 500, according to unofficial reports reaching here, Hurricane Hazel... Read more

  • "Carmen Jones" Is Released

    Carmen Jones is a 1954 American musical film produced and directed by Otto Preminger. The screenplay by Harry Kleiner is based on the libretto for... Read more

  • Ernest Hemingway Is Awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature

    Stockholm, Sweden, Oct. 28--The Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded today to Ernest Hemingway. The Swedish Academy, which presents this laurel,... Read more