Wednesday 10 October 1956
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Melissa Belote and Amanda Burton.
In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Around the World in Eighty Days, directed by Michael Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Don'T Go Near The Water by William Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Les belles histoires des pays d'en haut.
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- Melissa Belote: 100m / 200m swimmer (1972 Olympics - 3 Gold Medals).
- Amanda Burton: Northern Irish actress and producer.
- Fiona Fullerton: Nigerian-English actress and singer.
- Mark Gordon: American director and producer.
- David Hempleman-Adams: English businessman and adventurer.
- Fazal Mahmood takes 13-114 for match vs. Aus, Karachi
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