Tuesday January 31, 1956
US date format: 1/31/1956, UK date format: 31/1/1956
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 31, 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 Johnny Rotten and Artur Mas.
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 No Time For Sergeants by Mac Hyman 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 January 31, 1956?
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- Juscelino Kubitschek becomes President of Brazil.
- French government of Mollet forms.
- A A Milne: English author (Born 1882).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 31, 1956?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 31If January 31, 1956 is your birthday you're 64 years, 6 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 23 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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