On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave "Smoke" Stewart, American pitcher (Oakland Athletic), born in Oakland, California
  • Falco [Johann "Hans" H√∂lzel], Austrian rock vocalist (Rock Me Amadeus), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Ray Winstone, British actor (Scum), born in Homerton, London

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Garin, Italian-born French road bicycle racer (winner of Tour de France in 1903), dies at 85
1957 Highlights

About February 19, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces