Friday 8 June 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 8, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Beytout and Udo Bullmann.
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 The Search For Bridey Murphy by Morey Bernstein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Adventure Theater.
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- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
- Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
- Trojecia, virgin (at Rodez)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta.
- Blessed Chlodulph, bishop of Metz
- Blessed Gildard, bishop of Rouen, confessor
- Blessed Maximinus, bishop of Aix en Provence
- Blessed William, bishop of York, confessor
- Blessed Syra of Ireland, virgin
- Syria, virgin (at Troyes)
- saint Medard, bishop of Noyon, confessor [common]
- Nicolas Beytout: French political journalist and columnist.
- Udo Bullmann: German politician.
- Jonathan Potter: English psychologist sociolinguist and academic.
- Marie Laurencin: French painter and print maker.
- Lim Yem Hock forms Singapore government
- WDAM TV channel 7 in Laurel-Hattiesburg, MS (NBC) begins broadcasting
- General Electric/Telechron introduces model 7H241 quotThe Snooz Alarmquot, first snooze alarm clock ever. Telechron.net
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