On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Ash, British punk rock singer-songwriter (Bauhaus), born in Northampton, England
  • Dirk Blocker, American actor (Ryan's Four, Brooklyn Nine Nine), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Irina Nazariva, USSR, 4 X 400m relay (Olympic gold 1980)
  • Leon Durham, American baseball 1st baseman, outfielder (Chicago Cubs; MLB All Star 1982-83, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
1957 Highlights

About July 31, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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