On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Smerlas, American football player, born in Waltham, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Chester, English cricketer and distinguished 1-armed Test umpire, dies at 62
1957 Highlights

About April 8, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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