'Post-war Era'

This tool helps analyze what type of records may exist for a person born or living in the year 1955 and ideas on where to find them. Learn about other notable events that took place in 1955, which may have affected the people who lived during this time.

Dwight D. Eisenhower was President of the United States in 1955.

Military Records from the Period

A person born in 1955 may have participated in or been affected by the following wars:

Vietnam War (1965-1973), Gulf War (1991), Afghanistan War (2002), Iraq War (2003-)

Social Security

President Rooselvelt passed the Social Security Act into law in 1935. Someone born in 1955 most likely applied for a social security number.

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