Monday 5 March 1956
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mark Handley and Teena Marie.
In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits.
Doctor at Sea, directed by Ralph Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Ten North Frederick by John O'Hara was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jane Eyre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 March 1956 ?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
- Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
- Feast of St. Kieran, patron of the Diocese of Ossory, in Irish calendar.
- Approximate beginning of month of j?ngzhT in Chinese calendar.
- Saint Adrian (died 308)
- Mark Handley: Writer (Nell).
- Teena Marie: American singer and composer (Born 1956).
- Adriana Barraza: Mexican actress and director.
- Marco Paolini: Italian stage actor and author.
- Christopher Snowden: English engineer and academic.
- Donato Oliverio: Italian Bishop of the Eparchy of Lungro
- Erich Itor Kahn: Composer, dies at 50.
- King Kong, 1st televised
- Mickey Wright wins LPGA Jacksonville Golf Open.
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