What Happened on June 28, 1956

Historical Events

  • 1st atomic reactor built for private research operates (Chicago Illinois)
  • Riots break out in Poznan, Poland, 38 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Noel Mugavin, Australian rules football player, born in Koroit, Victoria
  • Paul Meyers, American jazz and Brazilian guitarist (Andy Bey, Jon Hendricks ), composer (Welcome Home; Blues for the Millennium), and educator, born in New York City
Born in 1956

About June 28, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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