Thursday 4 October 1956
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hans van Breukelen and Sherri Turner.
In UK Lay Down Your Arms by Anne Shelton was in the top 5 hits.
Giant, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Don'T Go Near The Water by William Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Les belles histoires des pays d'en haut.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 4 October 1956 ?
- Hans van Breukelen: Dutch soccer goaltender (PSV).
- Sherri Turner: Greenville, South Carolina -- LPGA golfer (1988 Mazda LPGA Champ).
- Jérôme Garcin: French journalist and writer.
- Christoph Waltz: Austrian actor.
- Lesley Glaister: English author and playwright.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1956 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?