What Happened on September 30, 1956

Historical Events

  • Phillies Robin Roberts gives up a major league record 46th HR
  • White Sox Jim Derrington, 16, is youngest to start a game (he loses)

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Esmeralda, Belgian princess/daughter of Leopold III/Lilian Baels
1956 Highlights

About September 30, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Lay Down Your Arms - Anne Shelton