What Happened on October 20, 1957

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Karachi A (277-0d) beat Sind A by an innings w/o losing a wkt

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Lester B. Pearson is the first Canadian to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his aid in resolving the Suez Crisis

Prime Minister of Canada Lester B. Pearson
Prime Minister of Canada
Lester B. Pearson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Walter Cronkite begins hosting weekly documentary

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Cowdrey, cricketer (son of Colin, captain of England 1988)
  • Susanna Haavisto, Finnish actress and singer