Wednesday June 13, 1956
US date format: 6/13/1956, UK date format: 13/6/1956
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 13, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Blair Chapman and Pedro Larraquy.
In UK I'll Be Home by Pat Boone was in the top 5 hits.
Safari, directed by Terence Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Comfort Me With Apples by Peter De Vries was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Opportunity Knocks.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 13, 1956?
- Saint Ragnobert, martyr [GTZ: Lyon]
- Saint Valericus, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
- Roman Empire ? Quinquatrus Minusculae held in honor of Minerva
- Roman Empire ? seventh day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- See more
- Shangri-La opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 21 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 13, 1956?
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