What Happened on February 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The "Toddlers' Truce", a controversial television closedown between 6.00pm and 7.00pm, was abolished in the United Kingdom.

Famous Birthdays

  • LeVar Burton, Landstuhl Germany, (Roots, Star Trek Next Generation)

Famous Deaths

  • Leslie Hore-Belisha, [Lord Halifax], British min of Transport, dies at 63