What Happened on July 9, 1956

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Dick Clark's 1st appearance as host of American Bandstand

Famous Birthdays

Tom HanksTom Hanks (66 years old)

American actor (Saving Private Ryan, Forrest Gump, Philadelphia), born in Concord, California

Born in 1956
1956 Highlights

About July 9, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: I'll Be Home - Pat Boone