What Happened on January 31, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • French government of Mollet forms
  • Guy Mollet becomes Prime Minister of France.
  • Juscelino Kubitschek becomes president of Brazil

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Rotten, [John Lydon], rocker (Sex Pistols-God Save the Queen)
  • Lloyd Cole, English rocker (Lloyd Cole and the Commotions), born in Buxton, Derbyshire
  • Trevor A Manuel, South African UDF/ANC-leader

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

A. A. Milne, English author of the Winnie-the-Pooh books, dies at 74

Author A. A. Milne
A. A. Milne