On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1956

Historical Events

  • 10th Tony Awards: Diary of Anne Frank & Damn Yankees win
  • KPIC TV channel 4 in Roseburg, OR (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Violent clashes in Algeria, kills at least 380
1956 Highlights

About April 1, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries