On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1957

Historical Events

  • David Simons reaches 30,942 m in Man High 2 balloon
  • USAF Capt Joe B Jordan reaches 31,513 m in F-104 jet fighter

Famous Birthdays

  • Zeljko Ivanek, Lujubljana Yugoslavia, actor (Mass Appeal)
1957 Highlights

About August 15, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo