What Happened on November 9, 1956

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Eve de Castro-Robinson, New Zealand classical composer (Other Echoes; A Chaos Of Delight), music director (Karlheinz Company), and educator (University of Auckland), born in London, England
  • Kevin Savigar, British session and touring keyboard player, songwriter, and record producer (Rod Stewart), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Aino Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales), dies at 78
1956 Highlights

About November 9, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: A Woman In Love - Frankie Laine