On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1957

Historical Events


BattleBattle of Interest

Bloody battles after anti-Batista demonstration in Havana Cuba

Cuban President and Dictator Fulgencio Batista
Cuban President and Dictator
Fulgencio Batista

Famous Birthdays

  • John Hoeven, American politician, governor of North Dakota, born in Bismarck, North Dakota
  • Steve Lake, American baseball player, born in Inglewood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Lena Ashwell, British actress and theatrical manager who was the 1st to organize large-scale entertainment for WWI troops at the front, dies at 84
1957 Highlights

About March 13, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces