On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1956

Historical Events

  • UN demands USSR leave Hungary

Famous Birthdays

  • Randi Brooks, American actress (Man With 2 Brains, Tightrope), born in NYC, New York
  • Richard Curtis, British screenwriter (Blackadder, Four Wedding and a Funeral), born in Wellington, New Zealand
1956 Highlights

About November 8, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio