On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1957

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Elvis Presley makes his 7th & final appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show"

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan
  • Yeshiva Kol Ya'ackov opens in Moscow Russia

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Foale, British-American astrophysicist and astronaut (STS 45, 56, 63, 84/86), born in Louth, England

Person of interestNancy Lopez

Nancy Lopez, American golfer (3 major titles, 48 LPGA Tour wins), born in Torrance, California

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez

1957 Highlights

About January 6, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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