On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1956

Historical Events

  • 10th NBA Championship: Despite 30 points from Pistons forward George Yardley, Philadelphia Warriors beat Fort Wayne, 99-88; Warriors wrap up series, 4-1
  • Spain relinquishes her protectorate in Morocco

Famous Birthdays

  • Annika Billström, Swedish politician
  • Christopher Darden, American O.J. Simpson prosecutor
1956 Highlights

About April 7, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries