What Happened on May 15, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

18,000 people at Madison Square Garden for Billy Graham launching his crusade

Evangelist Billy Graham
Billy Graham
  • 1st British H-bomb explosion (over Christmas Island)

Famous Birthdays

  • Juan José Ibarretxe, Basque Lehendakari (Prime Minister)
  • Kevin Von Erich, American professional wrestler