What Happened on October 16, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Love Me Tender" with Elvis Presley premieres

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley

Famous Birthdays

  • James H Newman, Trust Territory of Pacific, PhD/Astronaut (STS 51, 69)
  • Johnny Chavis, American football coach

Famous Deaths

  • Jules Rimet, president of FIFA (b. 1873)