What Happened on April 20, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Beatrice Ask, Swedish politician (Moderate Party), born in Sveg, Sweden
Born in 1956

Famous Deaths

  • Jaap Vranken, Dutch organist and composer (Stabat mater), dies at 59
  • Lieven Duvosel, Flemish composer (De Leiecyclus - The Lys-cycle), dies at 78
1956 Highlights

About April 20, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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