What Happened on June 13, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Shangri-La" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 21 performances
  • 1st European Cup: Real Madrid beats Stade Reims 4-3 at Paris
  • After 72 years, Britain gives up Suez Canal to Egyptian control
  • Parliamentary election: Dutch Democrates 50/KVP 49