On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Belinda Lipscomb, American vocalist (Midnight Star-No Parking)
  • Ge You, Chinese Actor (best actor Cannes 1994 "To Live"), born in Beijing, China
  • Mukesh Ambani, Indian businessman and chairman of Reliance Industries, born in Aden, Yemen

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Earle Funk, American lexicographer (Funk & Wagnalls), dies at 76
  • Johan W Albarda, 1st Dutch SDAP minister (1939-45), dies at 79
1957 Highlights

About April 19, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries