On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1956

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCarrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher, American actress (Princess Leia in Star Wars, When Harry Met Sally...) and writer (Postcards from the Edge), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2016)

Actress Carrie Fisher
Actress
Carrie Fisher

1956 Highlights

About October 21, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra