On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Dwight Clark, American NFL wide receiver/executive ("The Catch" 1981 Super Bowl SF 49ers), born in Kingston, North Carolina (d. 2018)
  • Nacho Duato, Spanish classical dancer & choreographer, born in Valencia, Spain
  • Ron Cephas Jones, American actor (This is Us), born in Patterson, New Jersey
1957 Highlights

About January 8, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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