May 20, 1956: Day of the Week
May 20, 1956 was the 141st day of the year 1956 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 225 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 67 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $22,773.00 today.
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Here’s the May 1956 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1956 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire 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 a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
May 20, 1956 Historical Event(s)
- 1956In Operation Redwing (shot Cherokee), the first United States airborne hydrogen bomb is dropped over Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean;
Who were born on May 20, 1956?
- 1956Dean Butler, American actor
- 1956Ingvar Ambjørnsen, Norwegian author
- 1956William Michaelian, American novelist and poet
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