Today in History for 5th January 1957

Day of Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 2 of 2

- Dodgers' Jackie Robinson announces his retirement rather than be traded to the NY Giants
- Eisenhower asks Congress to send troops to the Mid East

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

- Kevin Hastings, Australian rugby league footballer
- Vincent Calloway, Kentucky, trumpet player (Midnight Star-No Parking)

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