What the sky looked like on September 26, 1956
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 9/26/1956, UK date format: 26/9/1956
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 26, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Linda Hamilton and Leslie Hamilton.
In UK Lay Down Your Arms by Anne Shelton was in the top 5 hits.
The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Beyond The Black Stump by Nevil Shute was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventures of Hiram Holliday.
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 September 26, 1956?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?