On This Day

June 4, 1956 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

'Secret speech' by Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev criticising Joseph Stalin is made public

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev

Birthdays in History

  • John Hockenberry, American journalist (HEAT with John Hockenberry), born in Dayton, Ohio