What Happened on January 13, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"All that Fall", first radio play by Samuel Beckett, aired on BBC Third Programme

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Allen Tate

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mickey Wright wins Sea Island Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 19-10
  • Wham-O Company produces the 1st Frisbee

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina Seufert, Sacraento California, diver (Olympic-bronze-1984)
  • Don Snow, rocker (Squeeze)
  • Lorrie Moore, American writer
  • Mark Francis O'Meara, Goldsboro NC, PGA golfer (1984 Greater Milw)