Sunday 22 January 1956
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
The Court Jester, directed by Melvin Frank, 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..
Or have a look at the whole 1956.
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1956 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
Famous Birthdays:22 January
- P A M Speet: Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies.
- 30 die in a train crash in Los Angeles, California, USA.
- Canadian Football Council forms.
- Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1956 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?