What Happened on December 2, 1956

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Fidel Castro lands with "Granma" on coast of Cuba

Famous Birthdays

  • Steven Bauer, Cuban-American actor (Scarface, Thief of Hearts), born in Havana, Cuba
Born in 1956
1956 Highlights

About December 2, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Just Walkin' In The Rain - Johnnie Ray