Today in History for 6th June 1956

Historical Events

Events 1 - 1 of 1

- David Marshall, Singapore's first Chief Minister, resigns.

Famous Birthdays

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- Andy Pycroft, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test batsman)
- Bjorn Borg, Sodertlage Sweden, tennis champ (Wimbledon 1976-79)
- Jay C Buckey, NYC, physician/astronaut (STS 58 alt, sk: 90)
- Marilyn Jones, Pitts Pa, actress (Carey-King's Crossing)

Famous Weddings

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- Three-time Olympic Champion figure skater Sonja Henie (44) weds Norwegian shipping magnate and art patron Niels Onstad (47)

Famous Deaths

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- Margaret Wycherly, actress (Claudia), dies at 74

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