Friday 7 September 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Feinstein and Diane Warren.
In UK Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits.
The Bad Seed, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, 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 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see September 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Brazil - Independence day (from Portugal, 1822)
- Mozambique - Victory Day
- RC Saints - Saint Regina; Saint Evurtius (Heortius), St. Cloud (Clodoald)
- Michael Feinstein: American musician, singer, pianist, he is best known for his cabaret-style performances and interpretations of a collection of American jazz, swing, pop and romantic music in what he calls The Great American Songbook.
- Diane Warren: American songwriter whose prolific talent has produced over a thousand songs that, according to one source, earns her over $20 million in royalties each year.
- Byron Stevenson: British footballer (d. 2007).
- Bell X-2 sets unofficial manned aircraft altitude record 126,000+ feet.
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