What Happened on October 26, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • UN's International Atomic Energy Agency statute approved
  • Vietnam promulgates its constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Regina Benjamin, 18th US Surgeon General (2009-13), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Rita Wilson, American actress
  • Stephen Gumley, Australian businessman

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer, dies at 60