Friday 9 March 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shashi Tharoor and Mark McDonough.
In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits.
Forbidden Planet, directed by Fred McLeod Wilcox, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Surprised By Joy by C.S. Lewis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jane Eyre.
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- Saint Frances of Rome.
- Belize - Baron Bliss Day.
- Saint Gregory of Nyssa
- Shashi Tharoor: Indian author & United Nations Under-Secretary General.
- Mark McDonough: American astrologer and entrepreneur, the designer of AstroDatabank and founder of the AstroDB company.
- Mark Dantonio: American football player and coach.
- David Willetts: English politician Shadow Secretary of State for Business Innovation and Skills.
- Weather forecasting phone line set up in London England
- Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus arrested and exiled to Seychelles.
- Soviet military suppresses a mass demonstrations in the Georgian SSR, reacting to Nikita Khrushchev's de-Stalinization policy.
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