What Happened on April 3, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Silk Stockings" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 461 performances
  • Bulgarian vice premier Traitsjo Kostov rehabilitated
  • German war criminals Hinrichsen/Ruhl/Siebens/Viebahn freed
  • Hudsonville-Standale Tornado: The western half of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan is struck by a deadly F5 tornado.

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Miljkovic, Serbian director
  • Miguel Bose, Panama, spanish singer/actor (El Avaro, Queen Margot)

Famous Deaths

  • T Kostov, Bulgarian vice-premier, executed