What Happened on September 5, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


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"On the Road" by Jack Kerouac is published by Viking Press in New York

Writer Jack Kerouac
Writer
Jack Kerouac

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Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista bombs an uprising in Cienfuegos

Cuban President and Dictator Fulgencio Batista
Cuban President and Dictator
Fulgencio Batista
  • Yugoslavia bans Milovan Djilas' book "new class marine officers"

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Winnen, Dutch bicycle road athlete, born in Ysselsteyn German war cemetery, Netherlands