On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1957

Historical Events

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

14th Golden Globes: The King and I, Kirk Douglas, & Ingrid Bergman win

Famous Birthdays

  • Ainsley Harriott, British celebrity chef
  • Cindy Wilson, American rock vocalist (B-52's-Love Shack), born in Athens, Georgia
  • Ian Smith, New Zealand cricket wicket-keeper (1980-92), born in Nelson, New Zealand
  • Ian Stanley, keyboardist
  • John Turturro, actor (Brain Donor, Color of Money, Jungle Fever), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Paul Delph, American musician and producer (d. 1996)
  • Phil Gould, rock percussionist (Level 42-Hot Water)
1957 Highlights

About February 28, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces