Wednesday February 29, 1956
US date format: 2/29/1956, UK date format: 29/2/1956
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 29, 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 Aileen Wuornos and Jono Coleman.
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 29, 1956?
- In Centerville, South Dakota, USA a building is hit by a falling meteorite.
- Islamic Republic established in Pakistan.
- US President Dwight Eisenhower announces he would seek a second term.
- Elpidio Quirino: President of Philippines (1949-53), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 29, 1956?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 29If February 29, 1956 is your birthday you're 64 years, 5 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 15 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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