Historical Events on July 16, 1956

About Jul 16, 1956

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 4 days

Historical Events

  • Detroit Tigers & Briggs Stadium sold for then record $5.5 million
  • Karelo-Finnish SSR becomes part of Russian SFSR
  • King Faisal of Iraq begins visit to England
  • Last Ringling Bros, Barnum & Bailey Circus under a canvas tent