What Happened on January 7, 1956

Historical Events

  • Indian batsman Vinoo Mankad scores 231 v NZ, 413 opening stand with Roy

Famous Birthdays

  • David Caruso, American actor (NYPD Blue, Michael Hayes), born in Forest Hills, New York
  • Rosalyn Bryant, American 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1976), born in Chicago, Illinois
Born in 1956
1956 Highlights

About January 7, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley & His Comets