On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1956

Historical Events

Sports History

Catcher Yogi Berra becomes 4th NY Yankee to hit a Baseball World Series grand slam in Game 2 at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn; Dodgers win, 13-8 but lose series, 4-3

1956 Highlights

About October 5, 1956

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra