Tuesday 14 August 1956US date format: 8/14/1956, UK date format: 14/8/1956
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rusty Wallace and Sharon Bryant.
In UK Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits.
War and Peace, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Half-Crown House by Helen Ashton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Black Tulip.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 August 1956
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1956 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Rusty Wallace: American race car driver and...
- Sharon Bryant: vocalist (Atlantic Starr - "Touch a Four...
- Johnny Lever: Indian actor.
- William Bourdon: French lawyer at the Paris Bar, who...
- Jonathan Powell: Diplomat.
- Jackée Harry: American actress and director.
- Andy King: English footballer and manager (d....
- Jackee Harry: American actress.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1956 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) - Doris Day
- Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon - Why Do Fools Fall In Love
- Tony Martin - Walk Hand In Hand
- Sweet Old-Fashioned Girl - Teresa Brewer
- Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?