On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

At Detroit's Briggs Stadium, Mickey Mantle hits 2 Billy Hoeft pitches into right center field bleachers (no else hits 1 there)

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle
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Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Reid, English former footballer