On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1956

Historical Events

  • Marga Klompe becomes first Dutch women elected minister

Famous Birthdays

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

About October 12, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra