What Happened on January 24, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 6th NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 108-94 at Rochester, New York
  • 96.5 cm precipitation at Kilauea Plantation, Hawaii (state record)
  • An inquiry considers building homes in a war devastated area in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Hanne Krogh, Norwegian singer (Bobbysocks)
  • Lounès Matoub, a famous Berber Kabyle singer (d. 1998)