Thursday 27 September 1956
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on September 27, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Thierry Geffrotin and Pascal Simon.
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 Gift From The Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventures of Hiram Holliday.
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- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mashfyyat (Will) - First day of the eleventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- RC Saints - Saint Vincent de Paul
- Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Meskel
- Also see September 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Balsamine (Impatiens) Day, sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Belgium - French Community Day
- Thierry Geffrotin
- Pascal Simon: French road racing cyclist, a professional racer from 1979 to 1991.
- Steve Archibald: Scottish footballer and manager.
- USAF Captain Milburn G. Apt becomes the first man to exceed Mach 3 while flying the Bell X-2. Shortly thereafter, the craft goes out of control and Captain Apt is killed.
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