What the sky looked like on June 22, 1956
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 6/22/1956, UK date format: 22/6/1956
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 22, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Derek Forbes and Alfons De Wolf.
In UK I'll Be Home by Pat Boone was in the top 5 hits.
The King and I, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Comfort Me With Apples by Peter De Vries was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Opportunity Knocks.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 22, 1956?
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?