On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Heep, American MLB outfielder, born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Faye Resnick, American TV personality and author (Nicole Brown Simpson-Private Diary), born in Brentwood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Dolf Luque, Cuban baseball player, dies at 66
  • Judy Tyler [Judith Mae Hess], American actress (Jailhouse Rock, Bop Girl Goes Calypso) and Miss Stardust (1949), dies in car crash with 2nd husband Gregory Lafayette (19) at 24
  • Richard Mohaupt, German composer (Bucolica), dies at 52
1957 Highlights

About July 3, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer