Thursday October 04, 1956
US date format: 10/4/1956, UK date format: 4/10/1956
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 4, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Christoph Waltz and Jérôme Garcin.
In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Giant, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Ninth Wave by Eugene Burdick was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventures of Hiram Holliday.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 04, 1956?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Frankie Laine - A Woman In Love
- Anne Shelton - Lay Down Your Arms
- Elvis Presley - Hound Dog
- Doris Day - Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera)
- Freddie Bell & The Bellboys - Giddy-Up-A-Ding-Dong
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 04, 1956?
On October 04, 1956 several famous people were born including, Christoph Waltz, Jérôme Garcin, Hans van Breukelen.