What happened this day in history November 8, 1956

What are the important events that happened on November 8, 1956? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

November 8, 1956: Facts & Myths About This Day

November 8, 1956 is the 313th day of the year 1956 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 53 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is October 26, 1956 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectadecatrigon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $11,122.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Scorpio is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Topaz is the modern birthstone for this month. Pearl is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Monkey is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who were born on November 8, 1956?

  • 1956
    Mari Boine, Norwegian musician who added jazz & rock to the yoiks of the Sami people
  • 1956
    Richard Curtis, British screenwriter
  • 1956
    Steven Miller, American record producer

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