On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1957

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Congress accepts "Eisenhower-doctrine"

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPayne Stewart

Payne Stewart, American golfer (US Open 1991, 99; PGA 1989), born in Springfield, Missouri (d. 1999)


Famous Deaths

  • Grigore Gafencu, Romanian minister of Foreign Affairs (1938-39), dies at 65
1957 Highlights

About January 30, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius