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Historical Events For 1956

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Nov 13   Supreme Court strikes down segregation of races on public buses on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 14   On this day in history hungarian revolt put down  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 15   On this day in history "Li'l Abner" opens at St James Theater NYC for 693 performances  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 17   In the year 1956 syracuse fullback Jim Brown, scores NCAA record of 43 pts (vs Colgate)  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 18   In the year 1956 morocco gains independence  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 19   Francis L Sullivan, actor (Joan of Arc, Winslow Boy), dies at 53 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 21   Don Newcombe, wins NL MVP & 1st-ever Cy Young Award in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 22   16th modern Olympic games opens in Melbourne in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 22   Vincent (Moro-)Giafferi, French criminal (Caillaux/Landru), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 23   Jeanne Cappe, Belgian author (Tres Grand Cardinal), dies at about 61 in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Nov 24   "Pajama Game" closes at St James Theater NYC after 1063 performances in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 26   On this day in history "The Price Is Right" debuts on NBC  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 26   Tommy Dorsey, big bandleader, dies at 51 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 27   On this day in history f Goodrich & A Hackett's "Diary of Anne Frank," premieres in Neth  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 28   On this day in history photography begins on "... & God Created Women"  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 29   "Bells Are Ringing" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 925 performances on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 30   In the year 1956 1st use of videotape on TV (Douglas Edwards & the News)  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 02   On this day in history fidel Castro lands with "Granma" on coast of Cuba  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 03   England & France pull troops out of Egypt in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 03   On this day in history wilt Chamberlain's first collegiate basketball game (scores 52)  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 04   22nd Heisman Trophy Award: Paul Hornung, Notre Dame (QB) in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 04   In the year 1956 paul Hornung wins the Heisman Trophy  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 05   On this day in history thornton Wilder's "Matchmaker," premieres in NYC  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 06   In the year 1956 "Happy Hunting" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 413 performances  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 06   On this day in history nelson Mandela and 156 others arrested for political activities in S Africa  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 07   On this day in history helen O'Connell joins the Today Show panel  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 07   Helen O'Connell joins Today Show panel on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 08   16th Olympic games close at Melbourne, Australia in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 08   In the year 1956 edgar Leslie Bainton, composer, dies at 76  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 09   Hans Barth, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 11   Anti-Russian demonstrates in Stettin & Wroclaw Poland on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 12   Commencement of the Irish Republican Army's Border Campaign on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 12   Lorenzo Perosi, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Dec 13   On this day in history dodgers trade Jackie Robinson to Giants for pitcher Dick Littlefield & $35,000 Robinson retires  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1956

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of lynda Barry, American cartoonist  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03   In the year 1956 birth of mel Gibson, Peekskill NY, actor (Mad Max, Mrs Soffel, Lethal Weapon)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of willy T. Ribbs, American race car driver  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   Ann Magnuson, Charleston WV, actress (Anything But Love, Hunger) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   Barney Sumner, rock guitarist/vocalist (New Order-Blue Monday) was born in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of bernard Albrecht, English pop guitarist (Joy Division)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   Nels Cline, American guitarist and composer was born in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of chen Kenichi, Japanese-born chef  Click To Search About This In Google

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.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   In the year 1956 alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov, composer, dies at 91  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   Jeanne F Bourgeois, French head mistress (Moulin Rouge), dies at 84 in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 08   Jim Elliot, American Christian missionary (b. 1928) died on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 10   Henricus P Bremmer, Dutch art historian (Beeldende Kunst), dies at 84 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 12   John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (WW II Monument Amsterdam), dies at 70 in the year 1956.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 14   Siegfried F Nadel, Aust/Brit anthropologist (Nuba), dies at 52 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 21   Sam Langford, Canadian boxer (b. 1883) died on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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