Tuesday 15 May 1956
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 15, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mirek Topolánek and Mirek Topalanek.
In UK No Other Love by Ronnie Hilton was in the top 5 hits.
The Killing, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Secret Of The Hittites by C.W. Ceram was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lui e lei.
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Which were the important events of 15 May 1956 ?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
- International conscientious objectors' day.
- Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
- United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
- International day of families.
- Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
- Mirek Topolánek
- Mirek Topalanek
- Freeman Williams
- Dan Patrick: American sportscaster and actor.
- Alice Miller in Marysville: California, USA; LPGA golfer (1985 Nabisco Dinah Shore).
- Peter Salmon: English television producer.
- Leena Havukainen: Finnish theatre director.
- Andreas Loverdos: Greek lawyer and politician Greek Minister of Labour.
- Austin Osman Spare: British artist and magician (Born 1886).
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