What Happened on March 31, 1957

Historical Events

Television Premiere

Rodgers & Hammerstein's live television musical "Cinderella", starring Julie Andrews, with Kaye Ballard and Alice Ghostley, premieres on CBS-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Marc McClure, San Mateo California, actor (Ross-California Fever)
  • Mary Cadorette, East actress (Vicky-3's a Crowd), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Patrick G Forrester, Army Lt Colonel and astronaut, born in El Paso, Texas
Born in 1957

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Lockhart, American actor (Going My Way), dies at 65
1957 Highlights

About March 31, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Young Love - Tab Hunter