On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1956

Historical Events

  • US refuse to lend Egypt money to build Aswan Dam

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Barton, American actor (Powers of Matthew Star), born in Valley Stream, New York
  • Yoshiaki Yatsu, Japanese professional wrestler (NJPW/WCCW/WWF) and mixed martial artist, born in Oura, Gunma, Japan
1956 Highlights

About July 19, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer