Thursday 11 October 1956
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicanor Duarte Frutos and Eduardo Félix.
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 The Mandarins by Simone de Beauvoir was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Les belles histoires des pays d'en haut.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 October 1956 ?
- Nicanor Duarte Frutos: former President of Paraguay, Senator for life.
- Eduardo Félix: Mexican drug trafficker.
- Nicanor Duarte: Paraguayan lawyer and politician President of Paraguay.
- Derek Ringer: Scottish race car driver.
- 1st Pakistan vs. Australia Test 95 runs scored on 1st day
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