On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1956

Historical Events

  • French government decides to send 200,000 reservists to Algeria
  • Singer Nat Cole attacked on stage of Birmingham theater in racial incident
1956 Highlights

About April 11, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Poor People Of Paris - Winifred Atwell