On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1957

Historical Events

  • French government of Guy Mollet resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Buffer, American Mixed Martial Arts Announcer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Judge Reinhold, American actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Nadine Dorries, British politician (C), born in Liverpool, England
  • RenĂ©e Soutendijk, Dutch actress (The Fourth Man), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Sue Woodstra, American volleyball player (Olympic silver 1984), born in Colton, California

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandr Vertinsky, Russian singer (b. 1889)
  • Edwin St Hill, Trinidadian cricketer (two Tests for West Indies 1930-31), dies at 53
1957 Highlights

About May 21, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini