On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1957

Historical Events


Conference meetingConference of Interest

Southern Christian Leadership Conference organizes in New Orleans with Martin Luther King Jr. as President

Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist Ralph Abernathy
Civil Rights Activist
Ralph Abernathy

Famous Birthdays

  • Denise Austin, US fitness instructor & author, born in San Pedro, California
  • Doris King, American country vocalist (Girls Next Door - "Slow Boat To China"), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Thelston Payne, West Indian cricketer (WI 1986), born in Foul Bay, Barbados
  • Tony Butler, British musician & rock bassist (Big Country - "It's A Big Country"; "Wonderland"), born in Shepherd's Bush, London
1957 Highlights

About February 13, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius