What Happened on November 6, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Dwight D. Eisenhower is re-elected President of the United States, defeating Democrat candidate Adlai Stevenson

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
US Politician and Presidential Candidate Adlai Stevenson
US Politician and Presidential Candidate
Adlai Stevenson
  • Netherlands and Spain withdraw from Olympics in protest against Soviet actions in the Hungarian Revolution

Famous Birthdays

  • Graeme Wood, Australian cricketer (Australian lefty opening batsman 1978-88), born in East Fremantle, Australia