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  • Paris, France
    Sunday Jan 1, 1956

    Christine Lagarde

    Birth

    Paris, France
    Sunday Jan 1, 1956

    Lagarde was born in Paris, France.




  • Paris, France
    Tuesday Jan 3, 1956

    Eiffel Tower

    Damage of the top of the tower

    Paris, France
    Tuesday Jan 3, 1956

    A fire started in the television transmitter on 3 January 1956, damaging the top of the tower. Repairs took a year, and in 1957, the present radio aerial was added to the top.




  • Wilmette, Illinois, U.S.
    Saturday Jan 28, 1956

    Neil Armstrong

    1st Marriage

    Wilmette, Illinois, U.S.
    Saturday Jan 28, 1956

    Armstrong met Janet Elizabeth Shearon, who was majoring in home economics, at a party hosted by Alpha Chi Omega. According to the couple, there was no real courtship, and neither could remember the exact circumstances of their engagement. They were married on January 28, 1956, at the Congregational Church in Wilmette, Illinois.




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