On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1957

Historical Events

Election of Interest

After Anthony Eden's resignation Harold Macmillan becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Sports History

Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick rules Bing Crosby can keep token stock in Detroit Tigers, even though he owns part of Pittsburgh Pirates

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Walden, U.S. Congressman from Oregon, born in The Dalles, Oregon

Famous Weddings

T. S. Eliot

Poet T. S. Eliot (68) marries his 2nd wife editor Esmé Valerie Fletcher (30)

Famous Deaths

  • Gabriela Mistral, Chilean poet (Nobel Prize 1945), dies at 67
1957 Highlights

About January 10, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn