What Happened on January 13, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"All that Fall", first radio play by Samuel Beckett, aired on BBC Third Programme

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Allen Tate
  • NFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 19-10

Famous Birthdays

  • Christina Seufert, Sacraento California, diver (Olympic bronze 1984)
  • Don Snow, rocker (Squeeze)
  • Lorrie Moore, American writer
  • Mark Francis O'Meara, Goldsboro NC, PGA golfer (1984 Greater Milw)