On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1957

Historical Events

  • French offensive in Algeria
  • White Sox reliever Dixie Howell hits 2 HRs to beat Washington Senators 8-6

Famous Birthdays

  • Adri van Tiggelen, Dutch soccer star (Sparta/PSV)
  • Ian Buchanan, Scotland, actor (General Hospital, Gary Shandling Show)
1957 Highlights

About June 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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