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Historical Events Happened In 1956

Friday, 12 February 2016

Oct 29   In the year 1956 chet Huntley & David Brinkley, NBC News, team up  

Oct 29   In the year 1956 international zone of Tangier returned to Morocco  

Oct 29   Israeli paratroopers drop into the Sinai to open Straits of Tiran on this day in history.  

Oct 29   The Huntley-Brinkley Report nightly newscast premieres on NBC TV on this day in history.  

Oct 30   Israel captures Egyptian militay post at El-Thamad in the year 1956.  

Oct 31   1st American to land an airplane at South Pole-Rear Adm GJ Dufek on this day in history.  

Oct 31   Britain and France begin to bomb Egypt to reopen the Suez Canal in the year 1956.  

Oct 31   Brooklyn, NY ends streetcar service on this day in history.  

Oct 31   In the year 1956 first American to land an airplane at South Pole-Rear Adm GJ Dufek  

Nov 01   Delhi becomes a territory of the Indian union on this day in history.  

Nov 01   In the year 1956 indian state of Madhya Pradesh formed  

Nov 01   On this day in history lajos Asztalos, International Chess Master (1950), dies at 67  

Nov 01   On this day in history nagy government of Hungary withdraws from Warsaw Pact  

Nov 02   In the year 1956 hungary appeals for UN assistance against Soviet invasion  

Nov 02   On this day in history israel captures Gaza and Sheham  

Nov 02   In the year 1956 jacob Weinberg, composer, dies at 77  

Nov 03   "Wizard of Oz" first televised (CBS-TV) on this day in history.  

Nov 04   In the year 1956 200,000 Russian troops attack anti-Stalinist revolt in Budapest  

Nov 04   In the year 1956 art[hur] Tatum, US jazz pianist/composer, dies at 46  

Nov 04   Israel captures Straits of Tiran from Egypt in the year 1956.  

Nov 05   On this day in history art Tatum, black pianist, dies at 46 in Los Angeles  

Nov 05   On this day in history britain & France land forces in Egypt  

Nov 06   In the year 1956 holland & Spain withdraw from Olympics, protest Soviets in Hungary  

Nov 06   In the year 1956 holland and Spain withdraw from Olympics, protest Soviets in Hungary  

Nov 06   In the year 1956 president Eisenhower (D) re-elected defeating Adlai E Stevenson (R)  

Nov 07   In the year 1956 una Mae Carlisle, US pianist/singer, dies at 40  

Nov 08   UN demands USSR leave Hungary on this day in history.  

Nov 09   Lou Thesz beats Whipper Billy Watson in St Louis, to become NWA champ on this day in history.  

Nov 10   Gene de Paul/John Meyer's musical "Li'l Abner," premieres in NYC on this day in history.  

Nov 11   Victor Young, orch leader (Milton Berle Show), dies at 56 on this day in history.  

Nov 12   Gerhard Alexander, actor (One Zomerzotheid), dies at 49 on this day in history.  

Nov 12   In the year 1956 largest observed iceberg, 208 by 60 miles, 1st sighted  

Nov 12   On this day in history largest observed iceberg, 208 by 60 miles, first sighted  

Nov 12   Morocco, Sudan, and Tunista join the United Nations in the year 1956.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1956

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Lynda Barry, American cartoonist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of mel Gibson, Peekskill NY, actor (Mad Max, Mrs Soffel, Lethal Weapon)  

Jan 03   Willy T. Ribbs, American race car driver was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1956 birth of ann Magnuson, Charleston WV, actress (Anything But Love, Hunger)  

Jan 04   Barney Sumner, rock guitarist/vocalist (New Order-Blue Monday) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1956 birth of bernard Albrecht, English pop guitarist (Joy Division)  

Jan 04   Nels Cline, American guitarist and composer was born in the year 1956.  

Jan 05   Chen Kenichi, Japanese-born chef was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1956

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   Alexander Tikhonovich Gretshaninov, Russian/US composer, dies at 91 in the year 1956.  

Jan 04   On this day in history alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov, composer, dies at 91  

Jan 05   Jeanne F Bourgeois, French head mistress (Moulin Rouge), dies at 84 in the year 1956.  

Jan 08   Jim Elliot, American Christian missionary (b. 1928) died in the year 1956.  

Jan 10   Henricus P Bremmer, Dutch art historian (Beeldende Kunst), dies at 84 in the year 1956.  

Jan 12   In the year 1956 john Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (WW II Monument Amsterdam), dies at 70  

Jan 14   Siegfried F Nadel, Aust/Brit anthropologist (Nuba), dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jan 21   Sam Langford, Canadian boxer (b. 1883) died in the year 1956.  

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