On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1956

Historical Events

  • Jordan government of Said el-Mufti forms
  • US explodes 1st airborne hydrogen bomb over Bikini Atoll
  • WITI TV channel 6 in Milwaukee, WI (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting
1956 Highlights

About May 21, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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