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Historical Events In 1956

Tuesday, 09 August 2022

Dec 14   On this day in history paul-Henri Spaak appointed secretary-general of NATO  

Dec 15   Emergency crisis in North Ireland proclaimed after IRA strikes in the year 1956.  

Dec 16   "Fanny" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 888 performances in the year 1956.  

Dec 17   On this day in history eddie Acuff, actor (Guns of Pecos), dies at 48  

Dec 18   On this day in history "To Tell the Truth" debuts on CBS-TV  

Dec 18   On this day in history japan admitted to UN  

Dec 20   Military coup under colonel Simbolon in Sumatra on this day in history.  

Dec 21   Lewis M Terman, psychologist (Genetic studies of genius), dies at 79 in the year 1956.  

Dec 22   On this day in history "New Faces of 1956" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 perfs  

Dec 24   "I Love Lucy" Christmas show airs, never put in syndication in the year 1956.  

Dec 25   Robert Walser, writer, dies at 78 in the year 1956.  

Dec 26   On this day in history holmes Herbert, actor (The Kiss), dies at 74  

Dec 27   In the year 1956 45th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in Adelaide (5-0)  

Dec 28   Miss Frances [Horwich], last Ding Dong School on NBC-TV on this day in history.  

Dec 28   Roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic party-chairman, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Dec 29   In the year 1956 martin Albertz, German theologist (Jesus Christ's Church), dies at 73  

Dec 30   NY Giants beat Chicago Bears 47-7 in NFL championship game in the year 1956.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1956

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1956 birth of lynda Barry, American cartoonist  

Jan 03   In the year 1956 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   Bernard Albrecht, English pop guitarist (Joy Division) was born in the year 1956.  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of chen Kenichi, Japanese-born chef  

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   Alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov, composer, dies at 91 in the year 1956.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 12   John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (WW II Monument Amsterdam), dies at 70 in the year 1956.  

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

Jan 21   In the year 1956 death of sam Langford, Canadian boxer (b. 1883)  

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