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55 may refer to:

Science[edit | edit source]

Astronomy[edit | edit source]

  • Messier object M55, a magnitude 7.0 globular cluster in the constellation Sagittarius
  • The New General Catalogue object NGC 55, a magnitude 7.9 barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Sculptor
  • The Saros number of the solar eclipse series which began on -1255 July 6 and ended on 43 August. The duration of Saros series 55 was 1298.1 years, and it contained 73 solar eclipses.
  • The Saros number of the lunar eclipse series which began on -935 April 25 and ended on 345 June. The duration of Saros series 55 was 1280.1 years, and it contained 72 lunar eclipses.

Music[edit | edit source]

  • A song produced by Group X was called "Schfifty Five".
  • The name of a song by British Indie Rock Band Kasabian. The song was released as a B side to Club Foot and was recorded live when the band performed at London's Brixton Academy.
  • I Can't Drive 55, a song by Sammy Hagar
  • Ol' '55, a song by Tom Waits
  • Cristian Vogel released an album in 2005 with the title "Station 55"
  • Ol' 55 (band), an Australian rock band.
  • Primer 55 an American band
  • 55 Cadillac, an album by Andrew W.K.

Transportation[edit | edit source]

Film[edit | edit source]

  • 55 Days at Peking a film starring Charlton Heston and David Niven
  • Class of "55, a 1972 made for TV film written by David Seltzer

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