What Happened on May 10, 1957

Historical Events

  • 1st meeting of legislative of Cameroon

Music Premiere

Dmitri Shostakovich's 2nd Piano concerto premieres, played by his son Maxim at his graduation concert at Moscow's conservatory

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Mahre, alpine slalom skier (Olympic gold/silver-80, 84), born in Yakima, Washington

Sid ViciousSid Vicious (1957-1979)

English musician and bassist (Sex Pistols), born in London

  • Steve Mahre, twin alpine slalom skier (Olympic silver 1980, 84), born in Yakima, Washington
1957 Highlights

About May 10, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Cumberland Gap - Lonnie Donegan