Sunday 22 January 1956
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Becky Pearson and John Wesley Shipp.
In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
The Court Jester, directed by Melvin Frank, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Ten North Frederick by John O'Hara was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Camera Three.
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- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
Famous Birthdays:22 January
- P A M Speet: Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies.
- 30 die in a train crash in Los Angeles, California, USA.
- Canadian Football Council forms.
- Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open.
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