On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Musical "Mr Wonderful" with Sammy Davis Jr opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 383 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Generosa Ammon, widow of Ted Ammon (d. 2003)
  • Lena Olin, actress (Enemies A Love Story), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • George Al Sarton, Belgian-American chemist and historian, dies at 71