On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1957

Historical Events

Historic Event

Allen Ginsberg's Howl and Other Poems is ruled not obscene

Election of Interest

German statesman Willy Brandt is elected mayor of West Berlin (1957-1966)

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Westwood, Pimp My Ride UK presenter and DJ
1957 Highlights

About October 3, 1957

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra