Monday 18 June 1956
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Brian Benben and John Scott.
In UK I'll Be Home by Pat Boone was in the top 5 hits.
The Great Locomotive Chase, directed by Francis Lyon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Last Hurrah by Edwin O'Connor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Steve Allen Plymouth Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 June 1956 ?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Brian Benben: Winchester, Virginia -- Actor (Dream On, Gangster Chronicles).
- John Scott: English organist and conductor (d. 2015).
- Last of foreign troops leaves Egypt as Brits leave Suez Canal
- The last foreign troops leave Egypt.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1956 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?