On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1957

Famous Birthdays

  • Blair Cunningham, American rock drummer (Haircut 100), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Dawn French, Welsh comedian and TV actress (Supergrass, French & Saunders, The Vicar of Dibley), born in Holyhead, Wales
  • Paul Bown, English actor (Watching), born in Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
  • Paul Sereno, American paleontologist (discovered several new dinosaur species), born in Aurora, Illinois
1957 Highlights

About October 11, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra