On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1956

Historical Events

  • 30 people die in a train crash in Los Angeles
  • Canadian Football Council forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Riley, American drummer, born in Revere, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • P A M Speet, Dutch broadcast CEO (KRO), dies
1956 Highlights

About January 22, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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