What the sky looked like on March 24, 1956
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US date format: 3/24/1956, UK date format: 24/3/1956
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 24, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Steve Ballmer and Peter Shumlin.
In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits.
Patterns, directed by Fielder Cook, 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 Heidi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 24, 1956?
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 24, 1956?
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