On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • WAGM TV channel 8 in Presque Isle, ME (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Anura Ranasinghe, Sri Lankan cricketer (Sri Lankan batsman in 3 Tests 1982), born in Kalatura, Sri Lanka
  • Chris Carter, American television producer (The X-Files), born in Bellflower, California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

MLB player Roger Maris (22) weds high school sweetheart Pat Carvell at St. Anthony Padua Church

Baseball Player Roger Maris
Baseball Player
Roger Maris