On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "New Faces of 1956" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 221 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Funk, American golfer (The Tradition 2008, 10; US Senior Open 2009), born in Takoma Park, Maryland
  • King Diamond [Kim Petersen], Danish heavy metal musician (Merciful Fate, King Diamond), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Sam Irvin, American director and producer (Guilty as Charged), born in Asheville, North Carolina

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Ted Cassidy (23) weds Margaret Helen