What Happened on July 12, 1957

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st President to fly in helicopter-Dwight Eisenhower

  • US Surgeon General Leroy Burney connects smoking with lung cancer

Famous Birthdays

  • Buddy Foster, American child actor (Hondo, Mayberry RFD), born in Virginia
  • Rick Douglas Husband, Amarillo Texas, USAF mjr/astronaut
1957 Highlights

About July 12, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

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