On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1956

Historical Events

  • US Supreme court rules race separation on buses in Alabama unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Aldo Nova, Canadian rocker (Blood on the Bricks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Bill Scanlon, American tennis player (World #9 1984; 6 x ATP titles), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2021)
  • Charlie Baker, American politician, Governor of Massachusetts (2015-), born in Elmira, New York
  • Ginger Alden, American actress, born in Memphis, Tennessee
1956 Highlights

About November 13, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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