On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Egypt & Israel agree to a cease fire

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Kathryn Holbrook, American actress (Another World), born in Fairbanks, Alaska
  • David Edwards, American golfer (US Masters 1984 3rd; 4 PGA Tour titles), born in Neosho, Missouri
  • Eric Roberts, American actor (Pope of Greenwich Village, King of Gypsies), born in Biloxi, Mississippi
  • John James, American actor (Jeff Colby-Dynasty), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Melody Thomas Scott, American actress (Nikki-Young & Restless), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Poonam Dhillon, Indian actress (Noorie), born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Grace Kelly marries Prince Rainier III of Monaco (civil ceremony)

Actress Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly