What Happened on May 4, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 83rd Kentucky Derby: Bill Hartack aboard Iron Liege wins in 2:02.2
  • Alan Freed hosts "Rock n' Roll Show" 1st prime-time network rock show

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anne Frank Foundation forms in Amsterdam

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Sleep, cricketer (Australian leg-spin all-rounder 1979-90)