What Happened on March 6, 1957

Historical Events

Dred Scott v. Sandford

Centenary of Dred Scott slavery court decision marked by rediscovery of Scott's grave

  • Ghana (formerly Gold Coast) declares independence from UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward "Eddie" Deezen, American actor (Grease; I Wanna Hold Your Hand), born in Cumberland, Maryland
Born in 1957

About March 6, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Young Love - Tab Hunter