Class of 1955

We will share photos, memories, and news from Class of 1950 alumni on this page. Do you have any photos, memories, class notes, or news you would like to share? You can submit them through our web form, and we will post them on this website. 

Highlights from 1955

Top Ten Songs

  1. Tutti Frutti
    Little Richard
  2. Maybellene
    Chuck Berry
  3. Mystery Train
    Elvis Presley
  4. Bo Diddley
    Bo Diddley
  5. Folsom Prison Blues
    Johnny Cash
  6. Why Do Fools Fall In Love
    Frankie Lymon
  7. Mannish Boy
    Muddy Waters
  8. Ain’t That A Shame
    Fats Domino
  9. I’m A Man
    Bo Diddley
  10. Cry Me A River
    Julie London

Academy Award, Best Picture

On The Waterfront

Pulitzer Prize, Fiction

A Fable
William Faulkner

World Series Winner

Brooklyn Dodgers
v. New York Yankees (4-3)

Super Bowl Champion

Cleveland Browns
v. Los Angeles Rams (38-14)

Time Magazine Person of the Year

John Foster Dulles

Chief Justice of the United States

Chief Justice Earl Warren
Pointed by Dwight D. Eisenhower

Nobel Peace Prize Winner

No prize was given this year

San Francisco Law School Dean

Dean Vernon X. Miller