What Happened on July 21, 1956

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Reds pitcher Brooks Lawrence loses after 13 straight wins
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear Test at Enwetak

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Connelly, American crime writer (Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch novels), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1956 Highlights

About July 21, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Teenagers Featuring Frankie Lymon