On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Collen, English heavy-metal guitarist (Def Leppard - Love Bites), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Reginald Sheffield, British actor (Suspicion, Of Human Bondage, Second Chance), dies at 56
1957 Highlights

About December 8, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius