What Happened on October 21, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Giants purchase Class-A Phoenix team

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Jailhouse Rock starring Elvis Presley opens in Memphis, Tennessee

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Lawton Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Julian Cope, [Kevin Stapleton], Welsh pop musician (Eve's Volcano)
  • Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • Wolfgang Ketterle, German physicist, Nobel laureate