On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Lindh, Swedish politician (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Plagge, German officer and Nazi Party member who during World War II used his position as a staff officer in the German Army to employ and protect some 1,240 Jews, dies at 59
1957 Highlights

About June 19, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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