What Happened on March 14, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ampex Corp demonstrates 1st commercial videotape recorder
  • Satchel Paige signs with the Birmingham Black Barons (Negro League)

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Ayre, British football player
  • Natalya Dmitriyevna Kuleshova, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Tessa Sanderson, British javelin thrower (Oly-gold-84), born in Kingston, Jamaica