On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1956

Historical Events

  • XVI Summer Olympic equestrian events open in Stockholm

Famous Birthdays

  • E. V. V. Satyanarayana, Indian Telugu film director, screenwriter and producer, born in Dommeru Village, India (d. 2011)
  • Georg Borwin, Duke of Mecklenburg, head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
  • Mickey Curry, American session and touring drummer (Bryan Adams; Hall & Oates; Sam Phillips), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Stefania de Kenessey, Hungarian-American composer (Autumn Elegy), born in Budapest, Hungary
1956 Highlights

About June 10, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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