On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1956

Historical Events

  • Marga KlompĂ© becomes first Dutch women elected minister

Famous Birthdays

  • David Vanian, British singer (The Damned - "Eloise"), born in Hemel Hempstead, England
1956 Highlights

About October 12, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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