Historical Events In 1956
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Oct 02 First atomic power clock exhibited-NYC on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history george Bancroft, actor (Texas, Stagecoach, Little Men), dies at 74
Oct 04 In the year 1956 great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia
Oct 05 Joseph Erlanger, US doctor (shock therapy-Nobel 1944), dies in the year 1956.
Oct 05 On this day in history yogi Berra becomes 4th Yank to hit a World Series grand slam
Oct 05 Yogi Berra becomes the 4th Yank to hit a World Series Grand Slam (World Series #53) in the year 1956.
Oct 06 Dmitri Shostakovitch's 6th Iron quartet premieres in Leningrad in the year 1956.
Oct 06 In the year 1956 walter Herlihy, announcer (Music at Meadowbrook), dies at 42
Oct 08 In the year 1956 dirk Koster, literary (New noises), dies at 69
Oct 08 Don Larsen, NY, pitches only perfect World Series game, vs Brooklyn on this day in history.
Oct 10 Fazal Mahmood takes 13-114 for match v Aus, Karachi in the year 1956.
Oct 11 In the year 1956 1st Pakistan v Australia Test 95 runs scored on 1st day
Oct 12 Marga Klompe becomes 1st Dutch women elected minister on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1956 wAGM TV channel 8 in Presque Isle, ME (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins
Oct 14 Charles Ives' overture "Robert Browning," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1956 pyotr Bolotnikov runs world record 10k (28:42.8)
Oct 15 On this day in history william J Brennan Jr appointed to the Supreme Court
Oct 16 In the year 1956 "Love Me Tender" with Elvis Presley premieres
Oct 17 England's 1st large scale nuclear power station opens on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1956 england's first large scale nuclear power station opens
Oct 20 In the year 1956 58°F (15°C), Esperanza Station, Antarctica (Antarctic record high)
Oct 20 In the year 1956 hannes Lindemann begins journey across Atlantic in a 17 foot craft
Oct 21 On this day in history betty Dodd wins LPGA Lawton Golf Open
Oct 22 In the year 1956 france intercept Moroccan plane, arrest Ben Bella
Oct 23 In the year 1956 1st video recording on magnetic tape televised coast-to-coast
Oct 23 In the year 1956 first video recording on magnetic tape televised coast-to-coast
Oct 23 Revolt against Stalinist policies began in Hungary on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1956 aP names Cin manager Birdie Tebbets as NL Manager of the Year
Oct 24 In the year 1956 soviet troops invade Hungary
Oct 25 In the year 1956 risto Ryti, Finnish minister/premier/president, dies at 67
Oct 26 UN's International Atomic Energy Agency statute approved on this day in history.
Oct 26 Vietnam promulgates its constitution on this day in history.
Oct 26 Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer, dies at 60 in the year 1956.
Oct 28 Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Luctuosissimi eventus on this day in history.