On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1957

Historical Events

  • Mrs Nellie McGrail wins $574,658 on a 2½ cent soccer pool ticket

Famous Birthdays

  • David Moyse, Australian rock vocalist (Air Supply), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Jon-Erik Hexum, American actor (Voyagers!, Cover-up), born in Englewood, New Jersey (d. 1984)
  • Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
1957 Highlights

About November 5, 1957

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio