What Happened on December 12, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Commencement of the Irish Republican Army's Border Campaign.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana Alicia Ortiz, Mexico City, actress (Melissa-Falcon Crest)
  • Johan van der Velde, Dutch cyclist
  • Sondra Theodore, San Bernadino Cal, playmate (July, 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • Lorenzo Perosi, composer, dies at 83