On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Masashi Tashiro, Japanese television performer

Person of interestTsai Ing-wen

Tsai Ing-wen, Taiwanese politician, academic and 7th President of the Republic of China (Democratic Progressive Party: 2016-), born in Taipei, Taiwan

7th President of the Republic of China Tsai Ing-wen
7th President of the Republic of China
Tsai Ing-wen

1956 Highlights

About August 31, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo