March 23rd, 1956

March 23rd, 1956, fell on a Friday. It was day 83 of 1956. The decade was the 1950s.

64 years, 11 months and 15 days have passed since March 23rd, 1956.

On This Date

Events that occurred on March 23rd, 1956:

  • Elvis Presley releases his debut album.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 64 years, 11 months and 15 days have passed since March 23rd, 1956.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 12 of 1956.
  • Leap Year: 1956 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on March 23rd, 1956, will be 64 years of age.
  • People born in 1956 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.

Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 23rd, 1956:

  • March 22nd, 1956: The final episode of "The Cisco Kid" is aired.
  • This date: March 23rd, 1956
  • April 7th, 1956: Soccer: Manchester United win the 1955-56 First Division title after defeating nearest rivals Blackpool 2-1.
  • April 16th, 1956: Buddy Holly releases his debut single "Love Me".

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 23rd, 1956, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1956 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 23rd, 1956 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Fury - American Western series about ranch operator Jim Newton and his adopted son Joey Clark.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • Annie Oakley - American Western series that fictionalizes the life of sharpshooter Annie Oakley.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • Our Miss Brooks - Sitcom about a high school teacher called Constance "Connie" Brooks.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • The Gene Autry Show - Cowboy TV series starring Gene Autry.

1956 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1956.

  • Mighty Mouse Playhouse
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Father Knows Best
  • Lassie
  • Adventures of Superman
  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people that were born on the 23rd of March:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of March:

  • Pakistan Day

US President

Who was the US President on March 23rd, 1956?

  • Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 23rd, 1956?

  • Sir Anthony Eden was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 23rd, 1956 was probably conceived around the 14th of June, 1955. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 23rd, 1956 is the 31st of December, 1956. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 23rd, 1956.

  • 23,725 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,049,840,000 seconds have passed since the March 23rd, 1956.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,391,480,000 times.
  • Since March 23rd, 1956, earth has travelled approximately 1,057,717,440,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 341,640,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 176,286,240 steps. That's about 78,349 miles!
  • Since this date, 24,598,080 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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