October 23, 1957 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • First test firing of Vanguard satellite launch vehicle, TV-3

Birthdays in History

  • Paul Kagame, Rwandan leader, head of Rwandan Patriotic Front, President of Rwanda (2000-), born in Tambwe, Ruanda-Urundi

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Christian Dior, French fashion designer (New Look), dies of a heart attack at 52

Fashion Designer Christian Dior
Fashion Designer
Christian Dior