What Happened on January 25, 1956

Historical Events

  • 96.5 cm (38.0") of rainfall, Kilauea Plantation, Hawaii (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Cox, British guitarist (Fine Young Cannibals - "She Drives Me Crazy"), born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Bill Turnbull, British television and radio presenter and journalist (Radio Clyde; BBC), born in Guildford, Surrey, England (d. 2022)
Born in 1956
1956 Highlights

About January 25, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Sixteen Tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford