On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1956

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Syracuse fullback Jim Brown, scores NCAA record of 43 pts (vs Colgate)

NFL Legend Jim Brown
NFL Legend
Jim Brown
  • USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
1956 Highlights

About November 17, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio