What Happened on November 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday

Article: All Eyes on Birthplace of British Rock 'n' Roll

Historical Events

  • "Copper & Brass" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 36 performances

Sports record brokenNBA Record

Celtic Bill Russell sets NBA record of 49 rebounds beat Philadelphia 111-89

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell
  • Okla's NCAA win streak ends at 47 after losing to Notre Dame 7-0

MurderMurder of Interest

US murderer and bodysnatcher Ed Gein kills his last victim

Murderer and Body Snatcher Ed Gein
Murderer and Body Snatcher
Ed Gein

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Milton "Pete" Higgins II, VP (Microsoft Desktop)
  • Jacques Gamblin, French actor

Famous Deaths

  • Cora Witherspoon, actress (Quality Street, Bank Dick), dies at 67