What Happened on October 3, 1956

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Sal Maglie pitches a complete game as Brooklyn Dodgers beat NY Yankees, 6-3 in Game 1 of Baseball World Series at Ebbets Field; Yankees win series, 4-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Hart Bochner, actor (Aron-East of Eden, Supergirl, Die Hard), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Peter Frechette, American actor (Paint it Black, George-Profiler), born in Warwick, Rhode Island