On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1957

Historical Events

  • Britain agrees to Singaporean self-rule.

Historic Event

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 (The Young and The Restless - "John Silva"), born in Mesa, California
1957 Highlights

About April 11, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries