What Happened on April 15, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Congress gives Post Office $41M; restoring Saturday mail delivery
  • KTVI TV channel 2 in Saint Louis, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Saturday mail delivery restored after Congress givs PO $41 million

Famous Birthdays

  • Evelyn Ashford, 100m runner (Olympic 4 gold-1976, 84), born in Shreveport, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Pedro Infante, Mexican actor and singer (b. 1917)