What Happened on February 9, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • -5°F (-20.6°C) in Sicily
  • KHPL (now KWNB) TV channel 6 in Hayes Center, NB (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • R Lacoste follows Catroux as premier of Algeria

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip Jackson Ford Jr, NC, basketball player (Olympic gold 1976)