1956
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1956

1956 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1956
MCMLVI
Ab urbe condita2709
Armenian calendar1405
Assyrian calendar6706
Bahá'í calendar112-113
Balinese saka calendar1877-1878
Bengali calendar1363
Berber calendar2906
British Regnal yearEliz. 2 - 5 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2500
Burmese calendar1318
Byzantine calendar7464-7465
Chinese calendar? (Wood Goat)
4652 or 4592
    -- to --
(Fire Monkey)
4653 or 4593
Coptic calendar1672-1673
Discordian calendar3122
Ethiopian calendar1948-1949
Hebrew calendar5716-5717
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2012-2013
 - Shaka Samvat1877-1878
 - Kali Yuga5056-5057
Holocene calendar11956
Igbo calendar956-957
Iranian calendar1334-1335
Islamic calendar1375-1376
Japanese calendarSh?wa 31
(31?)
Javanese calendar1887-1888
Juche calendar45
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4289
Minguo calendarROC 45
45?
Nanakshahi calendar488
Thai solar calendar2499
Tibetan calendar?
(female Wood-Goat)
2082 or 1701 or 929
    -- to --
?
(male Fire-Monkey)
2083 or 1702 or 930

1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1956th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 956th year of the 2nd millennium, the 56th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1950s decade.

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Nobel Prizes

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References

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  3. ^ "7H241 The Snooz-Alarm". www.telechron.net.
  4. ^ "US Army Flag". World Flags 101. Archived from the original on April 8, 2009. Retrieved 2009.
  5. ^ "Stadiums". Russian Football News. July 13, 2013. Retrieved 2018.
  6. ^ "LA EXPLOSIÓN DE CALI: AGOSTO 7 DE 1956". Revista Credencial (in Spanish). September 16, 2016. Retrieved 2019.
  7. ^ "Domestic Grosses, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2013.
  8. ^ "1956: Queen switches on nuclear power". On This Day. BBC. October 17, 1956. Retrieved 2019.
  9. ^ Lendvai, Paul (2008). One Day That Shook the Communist World: The 1956 Hungarian Uprising and Its Legacy. Princeton University Press.
  10. ^ "1956: Motorists panic as petrol rations loom". On This Day. BBC. November 29, 1956. Retrieved 2019.
  11. ^ "Dalia Grybauskaite". Britannica Presents 100 Women Trailblazers. February 25, 2020. Retrieved 2021.
  12. ^ Mainville, Michael (December 16, 2009). "Yegor Gaidar obituary". the Guardian. Retrieved 2021.
  13. ^ Joseph Siegman (2020). Jewish Sports Legends; The International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame
  14. ^ News 24, The (April 28, 2021). "Juan Joya Borja, 'El Risitas', dies". The News 24. Retrieved 2021.
  15. ^ "Lord Sebastian Coe". International Olympic Committee. Archived from the original on May 31, 2021. Retrieved 2020.
  16. ^ Probst, Ernst (2010). Angelika Machinek - Eine Segelfliegerin der Weltklasse [Angelika Machinek - A World Class Glider Pilot] (in German). Munich: Grin-Verl. p. 11. ISBN 978-3-6407-3630-0.
  17. ^ Arthur L. Busch (1866 - 1956)
  18. ^ "These Nobel Prize Winners Weren't Always Noble". National Geographic News. October 6, 2015. Retrieved 2021.

Further reading

  • London Institute of World Affairs, The Year Book of World Affairs 1957 (London 1957) full text online, comprehensive reference book covering 1956 in diplomacy, international affairs and politics for major nations and regions

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