What Happened on July 24, 1956

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Brendan Behan's "Quare Fellow" premieres in London

  • Dodgers lose to the Reds, 2-1, playing in Jersey City's Roosevelt Stadium
  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Blue Hill CC: Masters champion Jack Burke Jr. wins his second major championship of the season, 3 & 2 over Ted Kroll
1956 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Crist, American politician (Governor of Florida 2007-2011), born in Altoona, Pennsylvania
Born in 1956

About July 24, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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