Saturday 7 April 1956
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 7, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Christopher Darden and Annika Billstrom.
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 A Night To Remember by Walter Lord was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Double Cross.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 April 1956 ?
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
- Mozambique - Women's Day.
- Christopher Darden: American attorney, a member of the team of prosecuting attorney's in the high profile O.J.
- Gail Lee Hirata: LPGA golfer.
- Annika Billstrom: Swedish politician.
- Annika Billström: Swedish businessman and politician 16th Mayor of Stockholm.
- Georg Werthner: Austrian decathlete.
- 10th NBA Championship: Philadelphia Warriors beat Fort Wayne Pistons, 4 games to 1.
- Spain relinquishes its protectorate in Morocco.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1956 ?
Top #5 songs in the UK
- The Poor People Of Paris - Winifred Atwell
- The Dreamweavers - It's Almost Tomorrow
- Kay Starr - Rock And Roll Waltz
- The Hilltoppers - Only You
- Dave King With The Keynotes - Memories Are Made Of This
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?