What Happened on April 24, 1956

Historical Events

  • AL umpire Frank Umont is 1st to wear glasses in a regular season game

Famous Deaths

  • Albrecht G Alt, German theologist (Small Schriften), dies at 72
  • Henry Stephenson, British actor (Conquest, Little Old NY, Mr Lucky), dies at 85
1956 Highlights

About April 24, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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