1955 Top Ten Music Charts

1955’s Biggest Artists and Songs Autumn Leaves was a huge song in 1955. It was released by Roger Williams (#1 on Billboard Charts), Steve Allen, Mitch Miller, Jackie Gleason, Victor Young, and The Ray Charles Singers. Based on the 1945 French song “Les feuilles mortes” (literally “The Dead Leaves”) it had a pretty good run,… Read More

What Happened in 1955?

What happened in 1955? Fun Facts Quiz! 55 Trivia Questions for 1955 History 1. What was the highest-grossing film of 1955? Cinerama Holiday 2. This actor, who died in 1955, was the first actor to receive a posthumous Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. Who was he? James Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30,… Read More

1955 Oscars 27th Academy Awards

1955 Oscars 27th Academy Awards Winners Announced: March 30, 1955 Held at: RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California and NBC Century Theatre, New York City, New York Hosts: Bob Hope (Hollywood) and Thelma Ritter (New York City) Eligibility Year: 1954 A Star Is Born (1954) Official Trailer – Judy Garland, James Mason Movie HDWatch this video… Read More