What Happened on May 28, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • NL approves baseball's Brooklyn Dodgers' & NY Giants' move to the US west coast
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • WPSD TV channel 6 in Paducah, KY (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Howland, American college basketball coach, born in Lebanon, Oregon
  • Kirk Gibson, Mich, outfield (Tigers, Dodgers, 1988 NL MVP)
  • Walter R. Tucker III, American politician (Rep-D-California 1993-95), born in Compton, California