#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Monday 30 January 1956

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 30, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jeremy Gittins and Keiichi Tsuchiya. In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits. Invasion of the Body Snatchers, directed by Don Siegel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956 while The Family Of Man by Edward Steichen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Heidi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1956 or at January 30 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 30 January 1956 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 30 January 1956

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on this day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Directed by: Don Siegel

Starring: Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, Larry Gates, King Donovan

Country: United States

More info

Los gavilanes

Directed by: Vicente Oroná

Starring: Pedro Infante, Lilia Prado, Ana Bertha Lepe, Ángel Infante

More info

Picnic

Directed by: Joshua Logan

Starring: William Holden, Kim Novak, Betty Field, Susan Strasberg

Country: United States

More info

The Lone Ranger

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Starring: Clayton Moore, Jay Silverheels, Lyle Bettger, Bonita Granville

More info

Warning from Space

Directed by: Kôji Shima

Starring: Keizô Kawasaki, Toyomi Karita, Bin Yagisawa, Shôzô Nanbu

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 30 January 1956

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Heidi

Directed by: Daniel Ray

More info

The Snow Queen

Directed by: LEV ATAMANOV

More info

Here and Now

Directed by: Fabien Constant

More info

Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal

Directed by: Harry R. Sherman

More info

Jan zonder vrees

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 30 January 1956!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 January 1956 ?

Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 30 January
Famous Deaths:
  • Jane Seymour: Actress (Young Mr Bobbin), dies at 56.
  • Gerrit Mannoury: Dutch autodidact mathematician, philosopher and social activist.
Facts:
  • Elvis Presley records his version of Blue Suede Shoes
  • KRMA TV channel 6 in Denver, CO (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • KTXS TV channel 12 in Sweetwater-Abilene, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Martin Luther King Jr's home is bombed.
  • American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.'s home is bombed in retaliation for the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 30, 1956 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on January 30, 1956 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 30 January 1956

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 30 January 1956 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1956?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Family Of Man

By: Edward Steichen

Hailed as the most successful exhibition of photography ever assembled, The Family of Man opened at The Museum of Modern Art, New York in January 1955.

More info

The Secret Of The Hittites

By: C.W. Ceram

Hardcover book is good. Tight binding. Very readable.

More info

Herblock'S Here And Now

By: Herbert Block

Herbert Block has to be one of our greatest political cartoonists. Here is a great collection of his works during the days of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower in the

More info

Memoirs

By: Harry S. Truman

In this invaluable account, President Truman provides extraordinary insight into events and decisions that have shaped the world we live in.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 30 January 1956 is such a special date for you!