On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1956

Historical Events

  • Independence National Historical Park forms in Philadelphia
  • US most intense rain fall (1.23" in 1 minute) at Unionville Maryland
1956 Highlights

About July 4, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer