On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1956

Historical Events

  • Jordan government refuses to join Pact of Baghdad
  • Little Richard releases single "Tutti Frutti"

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Heppner, Canadian tenor & broadcaster, born in Murrayville, British Columbia
  • √Čtienne Daho, French singer & songwriter, born in Oran, Algeria

Famous Deaths

  • Siegfried Frederick Nadel, Austrian-British anthropologist (Nuba), dies at 52
1956 Highlights

About January 14, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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