On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1957

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dick Hutton beats Lou Thesz in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champion

Professional Wrestler Lou Thesz
Professional Wrestler
Lou Thesz
  • Henry Aaron wins NL MVP
  • The Apalachin Meeting outside Binghamton, New York is raided by law enforcement, and many high level Mafia figures are arrested

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Affolter, Dutch pianist, songwriter and singer (If Nobody Does), born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Michael J Fitzgerald, American writer

Famous Deaths

  • Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef, South African painter, dies at 71
1957 Highlights

About November 14, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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