On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart van Poppel, Dutch bassist/guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • Fritz Hilpert, German musician and sound engineer (Kraftwerk)
  • Yoshiko Sakakibara, Chiba Japan, actress (Sailor Moon, Vampire Hunter)
1956 Highlights

About May 31, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini