What the sky looked like on May 18, 1956
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/18/1956, UK date format: 18/5/1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Catherine Corsini and Jim Moginie.
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 Man In The Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Panorama.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the important events of May 18, 1956?
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 18, 1956?
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?