On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Diane Tell, Quebec singer, born in Qu├ębec City, Canada
  • Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan, born in Kandahar, Afghanistan
  • Ian Burden, English musician (Human League-Only Human), born in Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Norma Talmadge, American silent screen actress (Within the Law, Sign on Bay), dies at 64
1957 Highlights

About December 24, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn