On This Day

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
1956 Highlights

About July 30, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo