Historical Events In 1956
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Dec 14 Paul-Henri Spaak appointed secretary-general of NATO in the year 1956.
Dec 15 Emergency crisis in North Ireland proclaimed after IRA strikes on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1956 "Fanny" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 888 performances
Dec 17 Eddie Acuff, actor (Guns of Pecos), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history "To Tell the Truth" debuts on CBS-TV
Dec 18 Japan admitted to UN in the year 1956.
Dec 20 On this day in history military coup under colonel Simbolon in Sumatra
Dec 21 Lewis M Terman, psychologist (Genetic studies of genius), dies at 79 in the year 1956.
Dec 22 "New Faces of 1956" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 perfs on this day in history.
Dec 24 "I Love Lucy" Christmas show airs, never put in syndication in the year 1956.
Dec 25 Robert Walser, writer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Dec 26 Holmes Herbert, actor (The Kiss), dies at 74 in the year 1956.
Dec 27 45th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in Adelaide (5-0) in the year 1956.
Dec 28 In the year 1956 miss Frances [Horwich], last Ding Dong School on NBC-TV
Dec 28 Roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic party-chairman, dies at 76 in the year 1956.
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.