On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1957

Historical Events

  • Kripalu Maharaj is named fifth Jagadguru (world teacher)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anchee Min, Chinese writer, born in Shanghai, China
  • Steve Jordan, American session and touring drummer (Blues Brothers; The World's Most Dangerous Band; X-pensive Winos; John Mayer Trio), songwriter, and record producer, born in New York City
  • Suzanne Danielle, English actress, born in London, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHumphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart, American actor (Casablanca, Caine Mutiny), dies of cancer of the esophagus at 57


1957 Highlights

About January 14, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn