On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1956

Historical Events

  • "Plain & Fancy" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 476 performances
  • "Silk Stockings" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 461 performances
  • Ampex Corp demonstrates 1st commercial videotape recorder

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Vera Miles (25) weds actor Gordon Scott (29)

Actress Vera Miles
Actress
Vera Miles

1956 Highlights

About April 14, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries