On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Connie Carpenter-Phinney, 79k cyclist (Olympic gold 1984), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • David Muldrow Beasley, American politician, born in Darlington, South Carolina
  • Joe Mullen, American Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (Stanley Cup 1989, Calgary Flames; Pittsburgh Penguins 1991, 92; NHL All Star 1988, 89), born in NYC, New York
  • Keena Rothhammer, American 800m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1972), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
1957 Highlights

About February 26, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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