Sunday 18 March 1956
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits.
Ikiru, directed by Akira Kurosawa, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 March 1956 ?
- Saint Edward (d.978)
- Aruba - Flag Day (1976)
- Ancient Latvia - Bindus Diena
- Saint Cyril of Jerusalem (d.386)
- Saint Alexander of Jerusalem
- United States - National Biodiesel Day
- Saint Anselm
- Saint Salvator
- Saint Narcissus
- Mexico - Expropiaci=n Petreolera
- "The Model" Rick Martel [Richard Vignault]: Wrestler (WWF / AWA).
- Ingamar Stenmark: Sweden -- Slalom (1980 Olympics - 2 Gold Medals).
- Rick Martel: Canadian wrestler.
- Deborah Palfrey: American madam (d. 2008).
- Ingemar Stenmark: Swedish skier.
- Deborah Jeane Palfrey: American escort agency operator (d. 2008)
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