What Happened on October 10, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Giant", directed by George Stevens, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson and James Dean, premieres in NYC

  • Fazal Mahmood takes 13-114 for match v Australia in Karachi
  • On Skowron's grand slammer NY Yanks beat Dodgers 9-0 in series game 7

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Gordon, American film producer
  • Melissa Belote, 100m/200m swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1972)