On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1956

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox pitcher Mel Parnell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0 at Fenway Park, Boston

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Birch, American musician (Elton John), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2012)
  • Vladimir Kulich, Czech actor

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

30th Prime Minister of Cambodia Pol Pot (31) marries Khieu Ponnary

Dictator and Revolutionary Pol Pot
Dictator and Revolutionary
Pol Pot

Famous Deaths

  • Jaroslav Řídký, Czech composer, dies at 58
1956 Highlights

About July 14, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer