On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1957

Historical Events

  • French government of Mollet resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Buffer, American Mixed Martial Arts Announcer
  • Judge Reinhold, actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Nadine Dorries, British politician
  • RenĂ©e Soutendijk, Dutch actress
  • Sue Woodstra, Colton Ca, volleyball player (Olympic silver 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Vertinsky, Russian singer (b. 1889)
  • Edwin St Hill, cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies
1957 Highlights

About May 21, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini