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1955 is a year in the 20th century. It is the sixth year in the decade of the 1950s.

Known Events[]

  • Jonas Salk's polio vaccine is approved for use.[1]
  • Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates is born.[2]
  • Disneyland opens in Anaheim, California.[3][4]
  • Crest toothpaste is introduced.[5]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 33, Baron Wasteland gives the Time Pilots clues surrounding the opening of Disneyland Park. These clues lead them to the year 1955. As they play Global Pursuit, we learn that in that year, the first Guinness Book of World Records has just been written in London, Cuba’s Latin cha-cha dance has recently spread to U.S. ballrooms, Quebec holds its first annual Winter Carnival, the TV show The Honeymooners is produced in New York, and India won’t get its first TV set for another four years.