1970s|President: Francisco Craveiro Lopes
Prime Minister: António de Oliveira Salazar
United Nations Security Council Resolution 109; Portugal and several other countries were admitted membership to the United Nations
AD Fundão founded
Liga Feminina de Basquetebol founded
27 January – Maria do Carmo Seabra, politician
28 February – Rui Reininho, singer
25 July – Miguel Esteves Cardoso, writer, translator, critic and journalist.
29 August – Francisco Lopes, politician
1 November – Amarilis de Varennes, academic
Luís Santos, chess player and International Correspondence Chess Grandmaster.
3 January – José Norton de Matos, military officer and politician (born 1867)
27 June – Victor Hugo de Azevedo Coutinho, politician (born 1871)
27 November – Luís de Freitas Branco, composer (born 1890)
Artur Santos, journalist and politician (born 1884)
1955 in Portugal Wikipedia
Events in the year 1955 in Portugal.