What Happened on November 10, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Gene de Paul and Johnny Mercer's musical "Li'l Abner" premieres in NYC

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Songwriter
Johnny Mercer

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Craven, actor (Juror, Killer, K2), born in Port Colborne, Ontario
  • Mohsen Badawi, Egyptian entrepreneur and activist
  • Sinbad, comedian and actor (Different World, At the Apollo)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHarry Ford Sinclair

Harry Ford Sinclair, founder of Sinclair Oil, dies at 80

Founder of Sinclair Oil Harry Ford Sinclair
Founder of Sinclair Oil
Harry Ford Sinclair