Historical Events In 1956
Thursday, 01 October 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 On this day in history "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 on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1956 military coup under colonel Simbolon in Sumatra
Dec 21 In the year 1956 lewis M Terman, psychologist (Genetic studies of genius), dies at 79
Dec 22 "New Faces of 1956" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 perfs in the year 1956.
Dec 24 In the year 1956 "I Love Lucy" Christmas show airs, never put in syndication
Dec 25 On this day in history robert Walser, writer, dies at 78
Dec 26 In the year 1956 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 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 on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1956 martin Albertz, German theologist (Jesus Christ's Church), dies at 73
Dec 30 On this day in history nY Giants beat Chicago Bears 47-7 in NFL championship game