What Happened on July 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Marine Major John Glenn sets transcontinental speed record (03:28:08)

Astronaut and Politician John Glenn
Astronaut and Politician
John Glenn

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