What Happened on July 15, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dutch Super Constellation crashes near New Guinea, 56 die
  • US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Kate Kellaway, English literary critic

Famous Deaths

  • George Cleveland, actor (Grampa-Lassie), dies at 74
  • James M. Cox, American politician (b. 1870)
  • Marie C of Zeggelen, author (Dessajongen), dies at 87
  • Vasily Maklakov, Russian orator and liberal politician (b. 1869)