On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 6th Berlin International Film Festival: "Invitation to the Dance" wins Golden Bear

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfons De Wolf, Belgian cyclist
  • Derek Forbes, rocker (Simple Minds-Water Front)
  • Green [Gartside], rock vocalist (Scritti Politti-Flesh & Blood)
  • Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Pakistani Politician and Foreign Minister
  • Tim Russ, actor (Tuvoc-Star Trek Voyager), born in Washington, D.C.