What Happened on March 10, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • General strike in Cyprus protesting exile of archbishop Makarios
  • Peter Twiss sets new world air record 1,132 mph (1,823 kph)

Famous Birthdays

  • Janet Anderson, West Sunbury PA, LPGA golfer (1982 US Women's Open)
  • Mitchell Lichtenstein, American actor; son of Roy Lichtenstein