What Happened on July 28, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Heavy rain and a mudslide in Isahaya, western Kyūshū, Japan, kill 992.

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Jerry Lee Lewis makes his 1st TV appearance (Steve Allen Show)

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen
  • White Sox' James Landis struck out 5 times in a game

Famous Weddings

  • "Wuthering Heights" actress Merle Oberon (46) weds Italian industrialist Bruno Pagliai

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Abbott, American social worker and educator (University of Chicago Social Sciences), dies at 80