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Wednesday 4 April 1956

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 4, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include David E Kelley and Lamen Khalifa Fhimah in Suk Giuma. In UK The Poor People Of Paris by Winifred Atwell was in the top 5 hits. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, directed by Nunnally Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956 while The Horse Soldiers by Harold Sinclair was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Double Cross.
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What the sky looked like on 4 April 1956

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Movies

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The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit

Directed by: Nunnally Johnson

Starring: Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones, Fredric March, Marisa Pavan

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The Black Tent

Directed by: Brian Desmond Hurst

Starring: Donald Sinden, Anthony Steel, Anna Maria Sandri, André Morell

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Mohawk

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Scott Brady, Rita Gam, Neville Brand, Lori Nelson

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Swamp Women

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Marie Windsor, Carole Mathews, Beverly Garland, Mike Connors

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Patterns

Directed by: Fielder Cook

Starring: Van Heflin, Everett Sloane, Ed Begley, Beatrice Straight

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TV Series

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Double Cross

Directed by: Armand Gazarian

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Heidi

Directed by: Daniel Ray

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Telephone Time

Starring: John Nesbitt, Frank Baxter

Country: United States

Picture Parade

Calling All Boys

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Blessed Alice (d. 1105)
  • Saint Hildebert of Ghent (died 752)
  • Lesotho - Heroes' Day
  • Taiwan and Hong Kong - Children's Day
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 04, 1956 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Books

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The Horse Soldiers

By: Harold Sinclair

This novel is a fictionalized account of one of the most daring cavalry raids of all time. Set during the American Civil War, it brings to life the Grierson Raid -

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The Quiet American

By: Graham Greene

Graham Greene's classic exploration of love, innocence, and morality in Vietnam"I never knew a man who had better motives for all the trouble he caused," Graham Greene's narrator Fowler remarks of

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Ten North Frederick

By: John O'Hara

The National Book Award–winning novel by the writer whom Fran Lebowitz called “the real F. Scott Fitzgerald”Joe Chapin led a storybook life. A successful small-town lawyer with a beautiful wife, two over-achieving children, and aspirations to be president, he seemed ...

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The Dead Sea Scrolls

By: Millar Burrows

Feb., 1957, The Viking Press HB., stated 10th printing. Discovery and discussions, in an easily understood volume, of the Dead Sea Scrolls by Millar Burrows of Yale University.

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