August 21, 1957 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1st launching in Baikonur, Kazakhstan (R7 "Semiorka"-rocket)

Birthdays in History

  • Janice Thomas, WBL guard (NY Stars)

Deaths in History

  • Harald Ulrik Sverdrup, Norwegian meteorologist and oceanographer (b. 1888)