Friday 21 September 1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 21, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean Dionis du Séjour and Pamela Behr.
In UK Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) by Doris Day was in the top 5 hits.
Teenage Wolfpack, directed by Georg Tressler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Love Or Perish by Smiley Blanton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching David Copperfield.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 September 1956
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 September 1956 ?
- Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
- International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
- In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
- Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
- Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
- Also see September 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Matthew the Evangelist
- Jean Dionis du Séjour
- Jane Rosenthal: Producer.
- Pamela Behr
- Jack Givens: American basketball player and sportscaster.
- Marta Kauffman: American screenwriter and producer.
- Ricky Morton: American professional wrestler.
- Robert Mills Delaney: Composer, dies at 53.
- Nicaraguan dictator Anastasio Somoza García is assassinated.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1956 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) - Doris Day
- Anne Shelton - Lay Down Your Arms
- Rockin' Through The Rye - Bill Haley & His Comets
- Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon - Why Do Fools Fall In Love
- Tony Martin - Walk Hand In Hand
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?