Historical Events on August 22, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Elvis Presley begins filming "Love Me Tender" (The Reno Brothers)

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

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

US President Eisenhower and VP Richard Nixon renominated by Republican convention in San Francisco

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon