What the sky looked like on May 26, 1956
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/26/1956, UK date format: 26/5/1956
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 26, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mehdi El Glaoui and Lisa Niemi.
In UK No Other Love by Ronnie Hilton was in the top 5 hits.
The Proud Ones, directed by Robert D. Webb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Quiet American by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Panorama.
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 May 26, 1956?
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 26, 1956?
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?