What Happened on March 9, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus arrested & exiled to Seychelles
  • Weather forecasting phone line set up in London England

Famous Birthdays

  • David Willetts, UK Shadow Secretary for Education (Conservative)
  • Mark Dantonio, Michigan State University American football coach
  • Shashi Tharoor, Indian author & United Nations Under-Secretary General