Friday 13 January 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Janet Hubert and Janet Hubert-Whitten.
In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
All That Heaven Allows, directed by Douglas Sirk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Gift From The Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Chevron Hall of Stars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Janet Hubert: TV Actress.
- Janet Hubert-Whitten: Actress (Vivian Banks-Fresh Prince of Bel Air).
- Malcolm Foster: rock bassist (Pretenders - "Mystery Achievement").
- Ghislaine Dupont: French journalist for RFI (Radio France Internationale) since 1986.
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