On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1957

Historical Events

Music History

Howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy" premieres in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ednita Nazario, Puerto Rican Latin pop and rock singer, born in Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • Martin Margiela, Belgian fashion designer, born in Genk, Belgium

Seve Ballesteros

Seve Ballesteros, Spanish golfer (British Open 1979, 84, 88, US Masters 1980, 83), born in PedreƱa, Spain (d. 2011)


1957 Highlights

About April 9, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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