What the sky looked like on December 31, 1956
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US date format: 12/31/1956, UK date format: 31/12/1956
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 1956). The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lyonel Trouillot and Robert Goodwill.
In UK Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford was in the top 5 hits.
Between Heaven and Hell, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956
while Andersonville by MacKinlay Kantor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Other Man.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 31, 1956?
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 31, 1956?
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