What Happened on May 22, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Bob Hope Show" last airs on NBC-TV

Entertainer Bob Hope
Entertainer
Bob Hope
  • KRIS TV channel 6 in Corpus Christi, TX (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Heyes Jr, actor (Captains & Kings, Aspen), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Natasha Shneider, Russian-born musician

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Anita Ekberg (24) weds actor and singer Anthony Steel (36) in Florence, Italy

Actress Anita Ekberg
Actress
Anita Ekberg