Sunday 28 October 1956
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 28, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Didier Bénureau.
In UK A Woman In Love by Frankie Laine was in the top 5 hits.
Death of a Scoundrel, directed by Charles Martin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Three Saints And A Sinner by Louise Hall Tharp was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 October 1956
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Which were the important events of 28 October 1956 ?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
- Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Salvius
- St. Abraham
- R.C. Saints - October 28th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Jude (a.k.a Saint Thaddaeus or "of James")
- St. Eadsin
- St. Simon the Zealot (erroneously a.k.a. "the Canaanite")
- St. John Dat
- St. Anglinus
- St. Ferrutius
- St. Fidelis of Como
- Saint Godwin
- St. Honoratus of Vercelli
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad: Iranian politician.
- Didier Bénureau
- Franky Vercauteren
- Frankie Vercauteren: Belgian soccer football player with the Belgian national team.
- Dave Wyndorf: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Monster Magnet).
- Volker Zotz: Austrian philosopher scholar and author.
- Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Luctuosissimi eventus
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1956 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Frankie Laine - A Woman In Love
- Anne Shelton - Lay Down Your Arms
- Elvis Presley - Hound Dog
- Whatever Will Be Will Be (Que Sera Sera) - Doris Day
- Freddie Bell & The Bellboys - Giddy-Up-A-Ding-Dong
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?