What Happened on October 29, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • International zone of Tangier returns to Morocco
  • Israeli paratroopers drop into Sinai to open Straits of Tiran
  • NBC anchors Chet Huntley and David Brinkley first team up in "The Huntley–Brinkley Report"

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilfredo Gómez, Puerto Rican boxer