On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1957

Historical Events

  • Stanley Cup Final, Montreal Forum, Montreal, Quebec: Dickie Moore has a goal and 2 assists as Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 5-1 for a 4-1 series victory
  • USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test at Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan

Famous Birthdays

  • Heiko Salzwedel, German cycling coach (est. Australian Institute of Sport Road Cycling/MTB program; German, Danish, British Cycling), born in Schmalkalden, Germany (d. 2021)
1957 Highlights

About April 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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