What Happened on February 4, 1957

Historical Events

  • 1st electric portable typewriter placed on sale (Syracuse NY)

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Davis, American trombonist, arranger, and composer, mostly for film (The Matrix), and television (Beauty & The Beast), born in Anaheim, California
  • Evan Wolfson, American attorney and activist
  • Philippe Saisse, French smooth jazz and session keyboardist, composer, and record producer, born in Marseille, France

Famous Deaths

  • Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican illustrator, dies
1957 Highlights

About February 4, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Singing The Blues - Guy Mitchell