1954

 

Rulers:

• Dwight David Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States (1953-1961)

Events:

• J. Paul Getty Museum established in Los Angeles.

Births:

• Bowker, Judi (1954)

• Kunz, Simon (1954)

• Quaid, Dennis (1954)

• Russo, Rene (1954)

Deaths:

• Derain, André (1880-1954)

• Kahlo, Frida (1907-1954)

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954)

• Pascal, Gabriel (1894-1954)

Art:

• Dalí, Salvador (1904-1989): Crucifixion, Corpus Hypercubus (1954)

Film:

• Dial M for Murder (1954)

• La Strada (1954)

• Le Rouge et le Noir (1954)

• Rear Window (1954)

• Sabrina (1954)

• Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)