On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1957

Article: The Computer That Came By Truck

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Samuel Beckett's "Endgame" premieres in London

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett
  • USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test

Famous Deaths

  • Edward "Ned" Sparks, Canadian actor (42nd Street, Imitation of Life), dies from intestinal obstruction at 73
1957 Highlights

About April 3, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries