On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Big Bank Hank [Henry Lee Jackson] American rapper (The Sugarhill Gang - "Rapper's Delight"), born in The Bronx, New York City (d. 2014)
  • Kuniaki Kobayashi, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
  • Robert Earl Keen, American singer-songwriter ("What I Really Mean"), born in Houston, Texas
1956 Highlights

About January 11, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn