On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1957

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip visits Williamsburg Virginia

Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip
Duke of Edinburgh
Prince Philip
  • USAF sends 2 aluminium bullets into space
1957 Highlights

About October 16, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 63 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra