Saturday 30 June 1956
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 30, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include David Alan Grier and David Grier.
In UK Why Do Fools Fall In Love by Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon was in the top 5 hits.
La tercera palabra, directed by Julián Soler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Imperial Woman by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Man Against Crime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 June 1956
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 30 June 1956 ?
- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- David Alan Grier
- Ronald Winans: Gospel singer (Winans).
- David Grier: Comedian.
- Volker Beck: German hurdler and coach.
- David Lidington: English historian academic and politician Minister of State for Europe.
- Thorleif Lund: Norwegian-Danish actor (d. 1956).
- Pipe Dream closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 245 performances
- Shangri-La closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 21 performances
- Lenins politics testament (1923) published in Moscow
- United DC-7 and TWA collide over Grand Canyon killing 128
- A TWA Super Constellation and a United Airlines DC-7 (Flight 718) collide above the Grand Canyon in Arizona, United States, killing all 128 on board the two planes.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1956 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon - Why Do Fools Fall In Love
- Pat Boone - I'll Be Home
- All Star Hit Parade (EP) - Various Artists
- Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel
- I'm Walking Backwards For Christmas / Bluebottle Blues - The Goons
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?