What Happened on July 30, 1956

Historical Events

  • US motto "In God We Trust" authorized

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Hill, American academic and attorney, accused Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment, born in Lone Tree, Oklahoma
  • Delta Burke, American actress (Suzanne-Designing Women), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Phil Fearon, English rocker (Galaxy, Kandidate - "I Don't Want to Lose You"), born in London
  • Soraida Martinez, American painter and creator of Verdadism, born in Manhattan, New York City
Born in 1956

Famous Deaths

  • Maude Royden, English suffragist and preacher, dies at 79
1956 Highlights

About July 30, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 10 months and 1 day
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