What Happened on January 19, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hoboken dedicates a plaque honoring achievements of Alexander Cartwright in organizing early baseball at Elysian Field

Inventor of Modern Baseball Alexander Cartwright
Inventor of Modern Baseball
Alexander Cartwright

Famous Birthdays

  • Carman Licciardello, American Christian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Dingle, American actor (The Little Foxes), dies at 68