Friday 2 November 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 2, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kitt Reuter-Foss and Peter Mullan.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to The Green Door by Jim Lowe.
In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
The Sharkfighters, directed by Jerry Hopper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Love Or Perish by Smiley Blanton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wedding Day.
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What the sky looked like on 2 November 1956
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Which were the important events of 2 November 1956 ?
- Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
- Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
- USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
- Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
- Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
- Kitt Reuter-Foss: American mezzo soprano opera singer with an operatic repertoire that includes the roles of "Suzuki" in Madame Butterfly" and "Flora" in "La Traviata," as well as performances in "Rigoletto," "Cosi Fan Tutte" and "The Ghosts of Versailles.
- Peter Mullan: Scottish actor.
- Dale Brown: American author and pilot.
- Israel captures Gaza and Sheham.
- Hungary appeals for United Nations assistance against Soviet invasion.
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