On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1956

Historical Events

  • Singapore government of Marshall resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Dover, American equestrian dressage (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Julien Benda, Fren philosopher/writer (La trahison des clercs), dies
1956 Highlights

About June 7, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini