On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1956

Historical Events

  • 23rd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Cleveland 26, All-Stars 0 (75,000)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Peacock, American jazz and contemporary Christian music pianist, singer, songwriter, and record producer (The Civil Wars), born in Yuba City, California
  • Dianne Fromholtz Balestrat, Australian tennis player (1977 Australian Open doubles winner and single finalist), born in Albury, New South Wales
  • On Ka'a Davis, American experimental jazz guitarist and composer (Sun Ra Arkestra), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Tugboat [Fred Ottman], WWF wrestler
1956 Highlights

About August 10, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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