Let’s see now, 1956.
Ike was running for his second term as President.
Ike was running up hits with the Kings of Rhythm, and had just met Tina.
Buck Baker won the NASCAR championship.
February 23: Norma Jean Mortenson changed her name to Marilyn Monroe.
Minimum wage in
Cost of a first class postage stamp was 3 cents.
January 28: Elvis Presley made his first television appearance on The Dorsey Brothers Stage Show.
October 1: Ernie Kovacs becomes the host for NBC's The Tonight Show on Mondays and Tuesdays.
"Blue Suede Shoes" sung by Carl Perkins was a hit in 1956.
What does Glenn Beck have to say about US?
"Political Correctness doesn't change us, it shuts us up."