On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Ritter, American politician (41st Governor of Colorado), born in Denver, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • Felix Borowski, British-American composer, educator (Chicago Musical College, 1896-1925), and musicologist (Chicago Symphony, 1908-56), dies at 84
1956 Highlights

About September 6, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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