What the sky looked like on February 26, 1956
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 2/26/1956, UK date format: 26/2/1956
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Houellebecq and Michel Houellebecq.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to The Great Pretender by The Platters.
In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
The Killer Is Loose, directed by Budd Boetticher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Scrolls From The Dead Sea by Edmund 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 most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the important events of February 26, 1956?
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 26, 1956?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?