Tuesday February 28, 1956
US date format: 2/28/1956, UK date format: 28/2/1956
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 28, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Anthony Eden (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jeanne Mas and Mimí Ardú.
In UK It's Almost Tomorrow by The Dreamweavers was in the top 5 hits.
1984, directed by Michael Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while The Tontine by Thomas B. Costain 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 February 28, 1956?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
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- Thirteen die in a train crash in Swampscott, Massachusetts, USA.
- Emile Buisson: French criminal, a gang leader sentenced...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 28, 1956?
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