What Happened on February 28, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

14th Golden Globes: The King and I, Kirk Douglas, & Ingrid Bergman win

  • Jockey Johnny Longden's 5,000th career victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Ainsley Harriott, British celebrity chef
  • Cindy Wilson, Athens Georgia, rock vocalist (B-52's-Love Shack)
  • Ian Smith, New Zealand cricket wicket-keeper (1980-92), born in Nelson, New Zealand
  • Ian Stanley, keyboardist
  • Jeff Woodland, Papua New Guinea, Nike golfer (1991 Dakota Dunes Open)
  • John Turturro, Bkln, actor (Brain Donor, Color of Money, Jungle Fever)
  • Paul Delph, American musician and producer (d. 1996)
  • Phil Gould, rock percussionist (Level 42-Hot Water)