#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Thursday 3 May 1956

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 3, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Akio Toyoda and Alain Vareille. In UK No Other Love by Ronnie Hilton was in the top 5 hits. Good-bye, My Lady, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956 while The Scrolls From The Dead Sea by Edmund Wilson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lui e lei.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1956 or at May 03 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 3 May 1956 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 3 May 1956

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on this day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Good-bye, My Lady

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Walter Brennan, Phil Harris, Brandon De Wilde, Sidney Poitier

More info

The Harder They Fall

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jan Sterling, Mike Lane

Country: United States

More info

The Man Who Knew Too Much

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda de Banzie, Bernard Miles

Country: United States

More info

The Last Hunt

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Robert Taylor, Stewart Granger, Lloyd Nolan, Debra Paget

More info

The Eddy Duchin Story

Directed by: George Sidney

Starring: Tyrone Power, Kim Novak, Victoria Shaw, James Whitmore

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 3 May 1956

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Lui e lei

More info

Scaramouche

Directed by: George Sidney

More info

Double Cross

Directed by: Armand Gazarian

More info

The Gabby Hayes Show

The Kilt Is My Delight

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 3 May 1956!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 May 1956 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Apostle James the Lesser
  • Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
  • Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
  • Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
  • Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 03 May
Facts:
  • Most Happy Fella opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 678 performances

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 03, 1956 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on May 03, 1956 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 3 May 1956

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 3 May 1956 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1956?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1956 ?

Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Ronnie Hilton - No Other Love
  2. The Poor People Of Paris - Winifred Atwell
  3. Teresa Brewer - A Tear Fell
  4. Kay Starr - Rock And Roll Waltz
  5. Lost John / Stewball - Lonnie Donegan

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Scrolls From The Dead Sea

By: Edmund Wilson

159 pp., 8vo.

More info

Harry Of Monmouth

By: A.M. Maughan

Paperback

More info

The Abode Of Love

By: Aubrey Menen

NY 1956 1st (A) Scribners. The conception, financing and daily routine of an English harem in the middle of the 19th century described in the form of a novel.

More info

Gift From The Sea

By: Anne Morrow Lindbergh

In this inimitable, beloved classic—graceful, lucid and lyrical—Anne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment as she set them down during a

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 3 May 1956 is such a special date for you!