What Happened on December 28, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Miss Frances [Horwich], last Ding Dong School on NBC-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth Grant, bass/vocalist (Midnight Star-No Parking, Operator)
  • Michael Gibbons, rocker (Bo Donaldson & Heywoods-Billy Don't be a Hero)
  • Nigel Kennedy, English violinist

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Elizabeth Montgomery (23) weds actor Gig Young (43)

HeartWedding of Interest

Singer Patti Page (29) weds choreographer Charles O'Curran in Las Vegas, Nevada

Singer Patti Page
Patti Page

Famous Deaths

  • Roelof Kranenburg, Dutch social democratic party-chairman, dies at 76