On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1957

Historical Events

  • Britain agrees to Singaporean self-rule.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pablo Neruda arrested in Buenos Aires

  • Ryan X-13 Vertijet becomes 1st jet to take-off & land vertically

Famous Birthdays

  • Everton Mattis, West Indian cricketer (WI batsman early 80's), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • John Castellanos, American actor (John Silva-Young & Restless), born in San Diego, California
1957 Highlights

About April 11, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries