May 16, 1956 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Egypt recognizes People's Republic of China
  • Great Britain performs nuclear Test at Monte Bello Is Australia
  • Kraft Theater presents an act from "Profiles in Courage"
  • Laker takes 10-88 for Surrey v Australians at the Oval

Deaths in History

  • H. B. Reese, American founder of Reese's (b. 1876)