What Happened on August 23, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas Floer, German mathematician (d. 1991)
  • David A Wolf, MD/astronaut (STS 58, sk: 89/91), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Skipp Sudduth, American actor
  • Valgerd Svarstad Haugland, Norwegian politician

Famous Deaths

  • ... Kennedy, daughter of future Pres Kennedy, dies same day