Thursday November 22, 1956

US date format: 11/22/1956, UK date format: 22/11/1956

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 22, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lawrence Gowan and Richard Kind. In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits. Jagriti, directed by Satyen Bose, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956 while The Tribe That Lost Its Head by Nicholas Monsarrat was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Wedding Day.
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Jagriti

Jagriti

Directed by: Satyen Bose

Starring: Abhi Bhattacharya, Pranoti Ghosh, Bipin Gupta, Mumtaz Begum

The Teahouse of the August Moon

The Teahouse of the August Moon

Directed by: Daniel Mann

Starring: Marlon Brando, Glenn Ford, Machiko Kyô, Eddie Albert

Country: United States of America

Shake, Rattle & Rock!

Shake, Rattle & Rock!

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: Mike Connors, Lisa Gaye, Sterling Holloway, Fats Domino

Runaway Daughters

Runaway Daughters

Directed by: Edward L. Cahn

Starring: Marla English, Gloria Castillo, Mary Ellen Kay, Lance Fuller

Odongo

Odongo

Directed by: John Gilling

Starring: Rhonda Fleming, Macdonald Carey, Juma, Eleanor Summerfield

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
  • Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
  • Family Day begins in 2005
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Events

  • 16th modern Olympic games opens in Melbourne

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Sport Games on November 22, 1956

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NFL

American Football
  • Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 24 - 20
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Wedding Day

Wedding Day

Directed by: Andre Gordon

Hit Parade

Hit Parade

Directed by: Joe Casey

Home

Home

Directed by: Tim Johnson

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Directed by: Alastair Reid

Kidnapped

Kidnapped

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

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Books

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The Tribe That Lost Its Head by Nicholas Monsarrat

The Tribe That Lost Its Head

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Five hundred miles off the southwest coast of Africa lies the island of Pharamaul, a British Protectorate, governed from Whitehall through a handful of devoted British civilians.

A Certain Smile by Francoise Sagan

A Certain Smile

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Françoise Sagan is best known for her first novel, Bonjour Tristesse, which caused a scandal when she first published it at the age of eighteen in 1953.

King Of Paris by Guy Endore

King Of Paris

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"He was one of those men who lead 10 lives while the rest of us live one." That's how the author begins this biographical novel about Alexandre Dumas.

Three Saints And A Sinner by Louise Hall Tharp

Three Saints And A Sinner

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Little, Brown, 1956, 1st, Very good., Text clean. No dust jacket. Private bookplate. Light wear. 406 pages. First edition. [Biography, Julia Ward Howe, Louisa Ward, Samuel Ward, Annie Ward] Out-of-print and

Love Or Perish by Smiley Blanton

Love Or Perish

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Love Or Perish [Paperback] [May 26, 2012] Blanton, Smiley


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