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Tuesday 5 June 1956

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 5, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Richard Butler (singer) and Kenny G. In UK I'll Be Home by Pat Boone was in the top 5 hits. Gunslinger, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956 while Bay Window Bohemia by Oscar Lewis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Adventure Theater.
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What the sky looked like on 5 June 1956

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Movies

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Gunslinger

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: John Ireland, Beverly Garland, Allison Hayes, Martin Kingsley

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The Proud Ones

Directed by: Robert D. Webb

Starring: Robert Ryan, Virginia Mayo, Jeffrey Hunter, Robert Middleton

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Trapeze

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Gina Lollobrigida, Katy Jurado

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It's Never Too Late

Directed by: Michael McCarthy

Starring: Phyllis Calvert, Patrick Barr, Susan Stephen, Guy Rolfe

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D-Day the Sixth of June

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: Robert Taylor, Richard Todd, Dana Wynter, Edmond O'Brien

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TV Series

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Adventure Theater

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Lui e lei

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Scaramouche

Directed by: George Sidney

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Double Cross

Directed by: Armand Gazarian

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
  • World Environment Day, since the United Nations General Assembly resolution in 1972.
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Facts:
  • Milton Berle Show, last airs on NBC-TV
  • Fed court rules racial segregation on Montgomery buses anti-Const
  • US Federal court rules racial segregation on Montgomery (Alabama) buses anti-Constitutional.
  • Elvis Presley introduces his new single, ''Hound Dog'', on The Milton Berle Show, scandalizing the audience with his suggestive hip movements.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on June 05, 1956 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Books

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Bay Window Bohemia

By: Oscar Lewis

Bay Window Bohemia: The Brilliang Artistic World Of Gaslit San Fr, by Lewis, Oscar

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A Thing Of Beauty

By: A.J. Cronin

In his celebrated novel THE CITADEL, A. J. Cronin wrote of a dedicated man of medicine; in THE KEYS OF THE KINGDOM he wrote the compelling story of a man of

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Comfort Me With Apples

By: Peter De Vries

A laugh-out-loud novel about teenage pretensions and adult delusions from an author whom the New York Times has called “a Balzac of the station wagon set” Chick Swallow and his best

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The Mandarins

By: Simone de Beauvoir

"Salty, frank, and realistic." ― San Francisco Chronicle In her most famous novel, The Mandarins, Simone de Beauvoir takes an unflinching look at Parisian intellectual society at the end of World

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