On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1957

Historical Events

  • Test cricket debut for all-time great Australian wicketkeeper Wally Grout and future captain and coach Bobby Simpson, 1st Test v South Africa in Johannesburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Bigras, Canadian singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Trisha Goddard, English television presenter & actress, born in London, United Kingdom
1957 Highlights

About December 23, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn