On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1957

Historical Events

  • Indonesia proclaims end to state of war

Famous Birthdays

  • Lisa Gerritsen, American actress (Bess-The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestRay Romano

Ray Romano, American actor (Everybody Loves Raymond, Ice Age), born in Queens, New York

Actor Ray Romano
Ray Romano
  • Tom Henke, American baseball player, born in Kansas City, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Coates, English viola palyer and composer, dies at 71
  • Tony Lewis, British rock singer-songwriter and bass player (The Outfield - "Your Love") (d. 2020)
1957 Highlights

About December 21, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius