On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Paul Hindemith's opera "Harmonie der Welt" premieres in Munich

Famous Birthdays

  • Masayoshi Son, Korean-Japanese chief executive of SoftBank Mobile and chairman of Sprint Corporation, born in Tosu, Saga
  • Richie Ramone [Richard Reinhardt], American rock drummer (Ramones), born in Passaic, New Jersey