What Happened on December 9, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Sylvia, Kokomo Indiana, country singer (Nobody)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

NBA player Bill Russell (22) weds college sweetheart Rose Swisher

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell

HeartWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Fraser (26) weds Tamie Beggs (20)

Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Fraser
Prime Minister of Australia
Malcolm Fraser

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Barth, German-born American composer, dies at 59