What Happened on May 31, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mickey Mantle HR just misses clearing Yankee Stadium's roof

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart van Poppel, Dutch bassist/guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • Fritz Hilpert, German musician and sound engineer (Kraftwerk)
  • Yoshiko Sakakibara, Chiba Japan, actress (Sailor Moon, Vampire Hunter)